squad car


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squad car

n.
An automobile equipped for use by police on patrol. Also called cruiser, patrol car, prowl car.

squad′ car`


n.
a police automobile equipped with a radiotelephone for communicating with police headquarters. Also called patrol car, police car, prowl car.
[1930–35, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.squad car - a car in which policemen cruise the streetssquad car - a car in which policemen cruise the streets; equipped with radiotelephonic communications to headquarters
auto, automobile, car, motorcar, machine - a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine; "he needs a car to get to work"
panda car - a police cruiser
Translations
سَيّارَة شُرطه
policejní auto
patruljevogn
rendőrautó
policajné vozidlo
policijski avtomobil
ekip arabası

squad car

n (US) → Streifenwagen m

squad car

n (Brit) (Police) → automobile f della polizia

squad

(skwod) noun
1. a small group of soldiers drilled or working together. The men were divided into squads to perform different duties.
2. a group of people, especially a working-party. a squad of workmen.
ˈsquad car noun
a police car.
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