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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gendarme  \Gen`darme"\,  n.;  pl  {Gendarmes},  or  {Gens  d'armes}. 
  [F.] 
  1.  (Mil.)  One  of  a  body  of  heavy  cavalry.  [Obs.]  [France] 
 
  2.  An  armed  policeman  in  France.  --Thackeray. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  gendarme 
  n  :  a  French  policeman 




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