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We have found multiple words patrol. Choose the one you are looking for and click on the link in its Dictionary entry column to see its detailed etymology.

Dictionary entry Language Definition
patrol English (Noun) (Scouting) A unit of a troop, usually defined by certain ranks or age groups within the troop.. (military) A going of the rounds along the chain of sentinels and between the posts, by a guard, [...](Scouting) A unit of a troop, usually defined by certain ranks or age groups within the troop.. (military) A going of the rounds along the chain of sentinels and between the posts, by a guard, [...]
patrol English (Verb) (intransitive) To go the rounds along a chain of sentinels; to traverse a police district or beat.. (transitive) To go the rounds of, as a sentry, guard, or policeman.(intransitive) To go the rounds along a chain of sentinels; to traverse a police district or beat.. (transitive) To go the rounds of, as a sentry, guard, or policeman.

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