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vigilance committee

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

  • noun A volunteer group of citizens that without authority assumes powers such as pursuing and punishing those suspected of lawbreaking.

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  • noun a volunteer committee to maintain order where an efficient legal system does not exist

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