patrol boat

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patrol boat

n.
Any of various military boats or ships, such as a PT boat or frigate, used chiefly to patrol coastal or river waters.
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Noun1.patrol boat - a vessel assigned to patrol an areapatrol boat - a vessel assigned to patrol an area
vessel, watercraft - a craft designed for water transportation
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patrol boat

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