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patrols

noun
plural of patrol

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patrols

verb
present tense third-person singular of patrol

Synonyms & Antonyms of patrols (Entry 2 of 2)

to walk or go around or through (an area, building, etc.) especially in order to make sure that it is safe
  • The squad had orders to patrol the area.
  • The border is patrolled by the army.

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“Patrols.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/patrols. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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