from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A club carried by a police officer.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A strong club carried by a policeman at night.

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

  • noun A policeman's club.

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

  • noun law enforcement A long narrow pole-like club carried by police and security people, for use in self-defense. Often shortened to stick.

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

  • noun a short stout club used primarily by policemen


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