a member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.
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Origin of Mountie
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One son then received an army commission, and another went to the navy; a third finally became a Mountie in the Canadian west.Charles Dickens’s Unhappy Children
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noun plural Mounties
informal a member of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police
Word Origin for Mountie
nickname evolved from mounted
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