(Brit) a uniformed officer who is not a member of the police force but who has certain powers to be exercised in supplementing the role of the police, esp crowd control, tackling anti-social behaviour, etc CSO
- Community-supported agriculture
[kuh-myoo-ni-tee suh-pawr-tid, suh-pohr-] /kəˈmyu nɪ ti səˌpɔr tɪd, səˌpoʊr-/ noun 1. a system by which people purchase a share from a local farm and periodically receive vegetables and other agricultural products throughout the farming season. Abbreviation: CSA.
[kuh-myoo-tuh-buh l] /kəˈmyu tə bəl/ adjective 1. that may be ; exchangeable or interchangeable. /kəˈmjuːtəbəl/ adjective 1. (law) (of a punishment) capable of being reduced in severity 2. able to be exchanged
[kom-yuh-nahyz] /ˈkɒm yəˌnaɪz/ verb (used with object), communized, communizing. 1. (often initial capital letter) to impose principles or systems of government on (a country or people). 2. to make . 3. to make (something, as land or a house) the property of the community; to transfer from individual to community ownership. /ˈkɒmjʊˌnaɪz/ verb (transitive; sometimes […]
[kom-yuh-teyt] /ˈkɒm yəˌteɪt/ verb (used with object), commutated, commutating. Electricity. 1. to reverse the direction of (a current or currents), as by a . 2. to convert (alternating current) into direct current by use of a . /ˈkɒmjʊˌteɪt/ verb (transitive) 1. to reverse the direction of (an electric current) 2. to convert (an alternating current) […]