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- n. A person charged with keeping order at a meeting.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. an officer of a legislative body, or of a deliberative or judicial assembly, who executes commands in preserving order and arresting offenders. See Sergeant, 1.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an officer (as of a legislature or court) who maintains order and executes commands
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