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patrol car

n.
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patrol car

n
(Law) a police car with a radio telephone used for patrolling streets and motorways. See also panda car
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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.]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.patrol car - a car in which policemen cruise the streetspatrol 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
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Translations
policejní vůz
patruljevogn
partioauto
ophodna kola
パトロールカー
순찰차
polisbil
รถลาดตระเวน
xe tuần tra

patrol car

nautopattuglia (della polizia)
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

patrol car

سَيَّارَةُ الْدَورِيَّة policejní vůz patruljevogn Streifenwagen περιπολικό carro-patrulla, coche patrulla partioauto voiture de police ophodna kola auto pattuglia パトロールカー 순찰차 politiewagen patruljebil radiowóz patrolowy carro patrulha патрульная машина polisbil รถลาดตระเวน devriye arabası xe tuần tra 巡逻车
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
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Muscat: A senior citizen has died after he was knocked down by a police patrol car earlier today.
An officer lost control of a patrol car and the vehicle ended up on its roof, forcing the closure of roads near Niddrie Mains Road in Edinburgh for several hours.
The truck was seen by another police patrol car at 4.30am at the Mesogi area.
Manama-Oct22(BNA)The High Criminal Court today sentenced six people to ten years in prison for attempting to murder two policemen, setting fire to a patrol car and rallying.
But Tvrdon drives the van forward, forcing a patrol car out of the way, and footage from inside a police car then shows both officers race on foot after his van - only stopping when patrol cars once more take up the chase.
A POLICE officer was taken to hospital after a patrol car and a Royal Mail lorry collided in Powys.
The SPS will also be checking in-car camera video, which is automatically activated when the back door of a patrol car is opened, to determine if Bull was inside a patrol car.
A POLICE officer was suspended following an incident in which a man was struck by a marked patrol car.
KASTAMONU, May 5, 2011 (TUR) -- Unidentified assailants attacked a patrol car Wednesday escorting prime ministry bus in Soguksu region of Ilgaz mountain on main Kastamonu-Cankiri highway.
Kaoru Koga, whose home address and occupation have not been determined, is alleged to have fled using an expressway corporation patrol car, which he seized on an expressway in the city of Fukuoka shortly before midnight Saturday.
Officers are baffled as to why the driver of a green Vauxhall Vectra sped off when he saw a patrol car travelling in the opposite direction along Seaside Lane, Easington, on Tuesday evening.
A POLICE officer was to appear before magistrates today, accused of causing death by dangerous driving after his patrol car hit a pedestrian.