patrolwoman


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pa·trol·wom·an

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

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

[pəˈtrəʊlˌwʊmən] N (patrolwomen (pl)) (US) → mujer f policía (Brit) (Aut) mecánica del servicio de ayuda en carretera
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A newly assigned patrolwoman at the Talomo Police Station was cuffed after she was captured on video stealing money from an officer's wallet inside the Women and Children's Protection Desk (WCPD) office on Tuesday evening.
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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.
Jaz is a fascinating character: Now a successful businesswoman, she had served in the Air Force Security Police, and spent a few years as a professional boxer before becoming a patrolwoman with the Metro Nashville police force.
A 22-year-old patrolwoman demanded to see his papers.
Somehow, he wound up in bitterly cold, snow-covered Fargo, N.D., married to constantly nagging highway patrolwoman Angela (Aimee Klein).
One patrolwoman, Sajida Malik, said: "Fathers are at work a lot of the time so it is left to the mothers to stop wild and reckless behaviour."