Meaning of carabiniere*


Pronunciation: (kä"rä-bē-nye're Eng. kar"&schwa-bin-yâr'ē), [key]
— pl. -bi•nie•ri
  1. a member of the Italian national police force, organized as a military unit and charged with maintaining public security and order as well as assisting local police.
  2. carbineer.
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