patrolwoman


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pa·trol·wom·an

 (pə-trōl′wo͝om′ən)
n.
A policewoman who patrols or polices an assigned area.

patrolwoman

(pəˈtrəʊlˌwʊmən)
n, pl -women
(Law) US a woman, esp a policewoman, who patrols a certain area

pa•trol•wom•an

(pəˈtroʊlˌwʊm ən)

n., pl. -wom•en.
a policewoman who is assigned to patrol a specific route or area.
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patrolwoman

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

patrolwoman

[pəˈtrəʊlˌwʊmən] N (patrolwomen (pl)) (US) → mujer f policía (Brit) (Aut) mecánica del servicio de ayuda en carretera
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Pamela Daniels became Dudley's first female officer in 1978, she couldn't have known she would remain the department's lone patrolwoman through a 34-year career.
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A 22-year-old patrolwoman demanded to see his papers.