from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A police division charged with enforcement of laws dealing with various forms of vice, such as gambling and prostitution.

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  • n. A police section specialized in vice crimes.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a police group to enforce laws against gambling and prostitution


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