policer

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

police +‎ -er

Noun[edit]

policer (plural policers)

  1. One who, or that which, polices.
    • 1999, Kavita Datta, Gareth A Jones, Housing and finance in developing countries
      [] traditional cultural notions of womanhood, with women seen as moral guardians of the household and policers of recalcitrant men.
  2. (computing) A software component that enforces a security policy.
    a traffic policer; a bandwidth policer

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Verb[edit]

policer

  1. to police

Conjugation[edit]

This verb is part of a group of -er verbs for which ‘c’ is softened to a ‘ç’ before the vowels ‘a’ and ‘o’.

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