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 (kăr′ə-bĭn-yâr′ē, kä′rä-bē-nyĕ′rĕ)
n. pl. ca·ra·bi·nie·ri (-bĭn-yâr′ē, -bē-nyĕ′rē)
A member of the Italian police force, which enforces the law and maintains order in policing both civilian and military affairs.

[Italian, from French carabinier; see carabineer.]


n, pl -ri (-ri)
(Law) an Italian national policeman


(ˌkɑ rɑ biˈnyɛ rɛ)

n., pl. -nie•ri (-ˈnyɛ ri)
a member of the Italian police force.
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The shots fired by that carabiniere were also in response to a clear aggression on part of the young demonstrator--and while the force employed was deemed subsequently excessive, the event is debated to this day, while the interruption in the Scuola Diaz and the savage beating of the young, sleeping demonstrators has gone down as one of the more embarrassing pages of contemporary Italian history.
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Mr Cappelletti was in Bahrain as part of a navy tour with the Italian naval frigate ITS Carabiniere.
La Bambina intanto riprende coscienza, con l'aiuto di Sanna cerca di ricostruire i fatti, si rende conto di avere in mano un'indagine su fondi usati dai servizi segreti, manda in un ufficio due pregiudicati a recuperare una valigetta di documenti; i due pregiudicati vi trovano un sedicente carabiniere, il cui interrogatorio finisce nel peggiore dei modi.
The Italian Navy frigate Carabiniere returned Sunday at Hamad Port after its first visit to Doha one year ago, Italian ambassador Pasquale Salzano has said.
Speaking at the reception of the vessel, Italian Ambassador to Kuwait Giuseppe Scognamiglio affirmed that the arrival of the Carabiniere reflected the strong strategic ties linking Kuwait and Italy.
Finmeccanicas broad capability can be seen on the FREMM Frigate Carabiniere visiting Doha Port during DIMDEX.
Commissioned over a two-year period between 2013 and 2015, the first four ships in the class, namely the Carlo Bergamini, Virginio Fasan, Carlo Margottini and Carabiniere have all been delivered in the GP configuration discussed above, with the latter three ships, the Alpino, Luigi Rizzo and Federico Martinengo commissioned from December 2015; the latter two of which, due to commission in February 2017 and in the first quarter of 2018, retain the ASW configuration.
Six people were lifted in Northern Ireland while eight were detained in Italy as part of a joint probe with the Carabiniere and the National Crime Agency.
His father, who had been a garibaldino, was a carabiniere, a member of the state military police.
If the dress, armour and harness were not enough to show that the artist has (like the contemporary translators) brought the Greeks into his own world, in the foreground, a lone carabiniere looks back at the broken city, a musket slung across his shoulder.