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patrolman

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noun pa·trol·man \pə-ˈtrōl-mən\

Simple Definition of patrolman

  • : a police officer who patrols an area

  • : a person who works for an organized group of car owners and who goes to help if one of the owners' cars stops working when it is being driven

Full Definition of patrolman

  1. :  one who patrols; especially :  a police officer assigned to a beat

1867

First Known Use of patrolman

1867


PATROLMAN Defined for Kids

patrolman

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noun pa·trol·man \pə-ˈtrōl-mən\

Definition of patrolman

plural pa·trol·men \-mən\

  1. :  a police officer who has a regular beat




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