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noun (constabularies)
  1. A police force.
  2. The police in a particular district or area.
    1. Of, or relating to constables.
    2. Characteristic to police; police-like (as opposed to military)
      Constabulary missions are different from fighting wars.
    Etymology: From mediaeval Latin conestabularia, a noun use of the feminine version of conestabularius, from constabulus, from comes stabuli, literally "master of the stables".

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