Definition of gendarmerie in English:
1A force of gendarmes.
- Criminals are usually delivered to the police or the gendarmerie, a military police with a reputation of an uncorrupted elite force.
- We need to bring in the international community, like international police, gendarmerie, carabinieri, to help us.
- The legal and judicial systems of Martinique are those of France, as are the police force and gendarmerie.
Mid 16th century: French (see gendarme).
Words that rhyme with gendarmeriearmory, armoury
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