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patrolman

noun pa·trol·man \pə-ˈtrōl-mən\

: 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

:  one who patrols; especially :  a police officer assigned to a beat
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First Known Use of PATROLMAN

1867
PATROLMAN Defined for Kids

patrolman

noun pa·trol·man \pə-ˈtrōl-mən\
plural pa·trol·men \-mən\

Definition of PATROLMAN for Kids

:  a police officer who has a regular beat

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