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pa·trol·man

 (pə-trōl′mən)
n.
1. A policeman who patrols or polices an assigned area.
2. One who patrols an assigned area.

patrolman

(pəˈtrəʊlmən)
n, pl -men
1. (Law) chiefly US a man, esp a policeman, who patrols a certain area
2. Brit a man employed to patrol an area to help motorists in difficulty

pa•trol•man

(pəˈtroʊl mən)

n., pl. -men.
1. a police officer who is assigned to patrol a specific route or area.
2. a person who patrols.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.patrolman - a policeman who patrols a given regionpatrolman - a policeman who patrols a given region
law officer, lawman, peace officer - an officer of the law

patrolman

noun
A member of a law-enforcement agency:
Informal: cop, law.
Slang: bull, copper, flatfoot, fuzz, gendarme, heat, man (often uppercase).
Chiefly British: bobby, constable, peeler.
Translations
patrulheiro

patrolman

[pəˈtrəʊlmən] N (patrolmen (pl))
1. (US) → guardia m, policía m
2. (Aut) mecánico del servicio de ayuda en carretera

patrolman

[pəˈtrəʊlmən] n (US)agent m de policepatrol wagon n (US)fourgon m cellulaire

patrolman

[pəˈtrəʊlmən] n (-men (pl))
a. (Am) → agente m di polizia
b. (Aut) → membro del personale del soccorso stradale
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I put the Reindeer about on the other tack, ran up under the lee of a junk, shivered the mainsail into the wind and lost headway, and forged past the stern of the junk so slowly and so near that one of the patrolmen stepped lightly aboard.
To make matters worse, as it was a small boat, the patrolmen were so jammed in with their prisoners that they would have little chance in case of trouble.
He thrust out his face and grinned at the patrolmen like a snarling dog.
Maybe we'll see more of you before very long," said one of the patrolmen with a grin.
Nevertheless he said patrolmen can be reached 24 hours on 99445728.
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e die-cast Dinky models of AA and RAC patrolmen, pictured above, were made around 1952.
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The union represents about 25 patrolmen, sergeants and dispatchers.
During a severe thunderstorm with heavy rainfall, Patrolmen Robert Turner and Adam Cerminaro and Sergeant Daniel Calicari of the Shrewsbury, New Jersey, Police Department responded to a structure fire with two people trapped inside.
Today, an improvised explosive device (IED) hit an Iraqi army vehicle in al-Nainiya area, southeastern Falluja, killing three patrolmen and wounding eight others," a police source told Aswat al-Iraq news agency.
The cameras, built into lollipop signs or hat-mounted, will film abusive and threatening motorists who endanger patrolmen and women and children crossing the road.