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Sûreté Line breaks: Sû¦reté
Pronunciation: /ˈsjʊəteɪ/
(also Sûreté nationale ˌnasjəˈnɑːlnasjɔnal)

Definition of Sûreté in English:

The French police department of criminal investigation.


French, literally '(National) Security'.

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