patrol-men

patrolman

[puh-trohl-muhn]
noun, plural patrolmen.
1.
a police officer who is assigned to patrol a specific district, route, etc.
2.
a person who patrols.

Origin:
1840–50, Americanism; patrol + -man


See -man.
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patrolman (pəˈtrəʊlmən)
 
n , pl -men
1.  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

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