A person privately hired to do investigative or detective work.
One, especially a detective, who investigates.
(Slang) A police officer or detective.
A person, esp. a trainer, who assists weight lifters, gymnasts, etc. in their training, as to prevent injury
Ammunition that traces its own course in the air with a trail of smoke or fire, so as to facilitate adjustment of the aim
a police officer who investigates crimes
A member of a police force, especially a detective, who wears civilian clothes on duty.
(--- Slang) A police officer.
A sneaker or rubber overshoe.
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