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  • police beat ‎(plural police beats) Used other than as an idiom: see police,‎ beat. (Australia, Queensland) A small police station, with a limited range
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  • See also: Beat and béat Wikipedia has articles on: beat Wikipedia enPR: bēt, IPA(key): /biːt/ Homophone: beet Rhymes: -iːt From Middle English
    21 KB (1,398 words) - 06:10, 9 February 2016
  • WOTD – 17 September 2015 pound a beat (idiomatic, usually of a police officer) To walk a regular route. 1948, Alfred Haines Cope, The administration
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  • beat cop ‎(plural beat cops) (US) A police officer who patrols the streets on foot (walks the beat)
    176 bytes (18 words) - 22:02, 24 January 2016
  • police beats plural of police beat
    115 bytes (6 words) - 14:43, 19 August 2015
  • police officer to beat a suspect. frapi batilo bati tooth From Latin battere, battuere, present active infinitive of battō, battuō ‎(“beat”)
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  • severely beat someone physically or figuratively. (to severely beat someone): crush trample heavily on something or someone severely beat someone
    5 KB (449 words) - 10:48, 29 January 2016
  • IPA(key): /kɒps/ (UK) Homophone: copse cops (slang) plural of cop; Police officers. 1986, Liam Sternberg (performed by The Bangles), Walk Like an Egyptian
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  • traverse a police district or beat. (transitive) To go the rounds of, as a sentry, guard, or policeman; as, to patrol a frontier; to patrol a beat. go the
    7 KB (606 words) - 23:00, 18 January 2016
  • ’ said Munday with granite seriousness. ‘Should he make a row with the police […]?  Or should he say nothing about it and condone brutality for fear of
    10 KB (263 words) - 05:38, 2 February 2016
  • bewail, complain”), from Latin com- ‎(“together”) + plangere ‎(“to strike, beat, as the breast in extreme grief, bewail”); see plain, plaint. IPA(key):
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  • often driving heavily customized cars. 2009, Victoria Police Home Page, State of Victoria, Police have impounded an average of 10 cars a day since hoon
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  • Qapla'! 2004, Trey Parker, Matt Stone, and Pam Brady, Team America: World Police, Paramount Pictures Sean Penn: Qapla’! 2005 October 19-21, Andrew Chalmers
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  • there must have been nearly a hundred mongrel celebrants in the throng, the police relied on their firearms and plunged determinedly into the nauseous rout
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  • the detention of stray or wandering animals. 2002, 25th Hour, 00:27:30: (Police officer to a dog owner) "He'd better stay calm or I'll have the pound come
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  • over; I don't roll like that.‎ 2006, Chris McKenna, "Kids at party chant as police sergeant is beaten by angry teens", Times Herald-Record (Middletown, NY)
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  • also literally to beat down”), from Romanic desbattere, from Latin dis- ‎(“apart, in different directions”) + battuere ‎(“to beat, to fence”). (UK)
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  • Italy: Containing observations on character, customs, religion, government, police, commerce, arts, and antiquities. With a particular description of the town
    8 KB (554 words) - 16:08, 18 January 2016
  • baterie ‎(“action of beating”), from batre ‎(“battre”), from Latin battuō ‎(“beat”). (UK) IPA(key): /ˈbætəɹi/, /ˈbætɹi/ battery ‎(plural batteries)
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  • Freedom," New York Times (retrieved 16 July 2012): Mr. Heirens spent days in police custody and was given truth serum and a spinal tap before confessing to
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