patrolwoman

[puh-trohl-woo m-uh n]

noun, plural pa·trol·wom·en.

a policewoman who is assigned to patrol a specific district, route, etc.

Nearby words

  1. patrol wagon,
  2. patrolman,
  3. patrologic,
  4. patrologist,
  5. patrology,
  6. patron,
  7. patron saint,
  8. patronage,
  9. patroness,
  10. patronise

Origin of patrolwoman


Usage note

See -woman.

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