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Pronunciation: (plān'klōz'mun, -man", -klō&thslash;z'-), [key]
n.,
pl. -menPronunciation: (-mun, -men"). [key]

a police officer, esp. a detective, who wears ordinary civilian clothes while on duty. Also,plain'clothes' man".

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