roundsman

noun
rounds·​man | \ ˈrau̇n(d)z-mən How to pronounce roundsman (audio) \

Definition of roundsman

1 : one that makes rounds
2 : a supervisory police officer of the grade of sergeant or just below

First Known Use of roundsman

1795, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Roundsman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/roundsman. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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