foot patrol

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of foot patrol

: a group that patrols an area by walking

Word by Word Definitions

foot play
  1. : the terminal part of the vertebrate (see 1vertebrate) leg upon which an individual stands

  2. : an invertebrate organ of locomotion or attachment

  3. : any of various units of length based on the length of the human foot

  1. : dance

  2. : to go on foot

  3. : to make speed : move

patrol play
  1. : the action of traversing a district or beat or of going the rounds along a chain of guards for observation or the maintenance of security

  2. : the person performing such an action

  3. : a unit of persons or vehicles employed for reconnaissance, security, or combat

  1. : to carry out a patrol

  2. : to carry out a patrol of


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