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patrol car

Origin of patrol car
First recorded in 1930-35 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • He eased the patrol car onto the police lane and turned west once again.

    Code Three Rick Raphael
  • The young man followed his eyes to the patrol car, and frowned.

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  • The lanky Canadian eased out of the window and the two troopers moved back to the patrol car.

    Code Three Rick Raphael
  • The trooper took the two tabs and walked to the rear of the patrol car.

    Code Three Rick Raphael
  • Martin ran back to the patrol car and flipped up a panel on the hull.

    Code Three Rick Raphael
British Dictionary definitions for patrol car

patrol car

a police car with a radio telephone used for patrolling streets and motorways See also panda car
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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