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flying squad

noun
1.
a trained, mobile group of police officers, business executives, labor officials, or the like, capable of performing specialized tasks whenever or wherever sent, often for use in emergencies.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30
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British Dictionary definitions for flying squad

flying squad

noun
1.
a small group of police, soldiers, etc, ready to move into action quickly
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