from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The district in charge of a constable; specifically, a ward or division of a castle under the care of a constable.
  • noun Same as constabulary.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun obsolete The constabulary.
  • noun obsolete The district or jurisdiction of a constable.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Obsolete form of constabulary.


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  • I had a girlfriend some years ago who had a bad experience with a creep who tried to assault her in a unisex bathroom and a constablery which wouldn't even deign to accept a statement from her since she wasn't a fluent French speaker and an American tourist.



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