police village

noun Canadian (chiefly Ontario ).

a village lacking corporate status as a municipality, its affairs being administered by an elected board of trustees.

Nearby words

  1. police power,
  2. police procedural,
  3. police reporter,
  4. police state,
  5. police station,
  6. policeman,
  7. policeman's helmet,
  8. policeperson,
  9. policewoman,
  10. polichinelle

Origin of police village

First recorded in 1850–55

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