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police car

noun
1.
Origin of police car
1920-1925
First recorded in 1920-25
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  • Detective Fuller and four companions leaped from the police car.

    Ghost Beyond the Gate Mildred A. Wirt
  • Sullen and silent, the two prisoners were removed to the police car.

    The Cry at Midnight Mildred A. Wirt
  • As she reached the corner, she heard the scream of a police car siren.

    Signal in the Dark Mildred A. Wirt
  • And three blocks after that, the police car was abreast of him, forcing him to the curb.

    Earth Alert! Kris Neville
  • His car was radio equipped, although not identified as a police car.

    The Blue Ghost Mystery Harold Leland Goodwin

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