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patrolman

noun
     
Related topics: Police, Motor Vehicles
pa‧trol‧man plural patrolmen [countable]
1 American EnglishSCP a police officer who regularly walks or drives around a particular area to try to prevent crime
2TTC someone employed by a car owners' association in Britain who goes to give help to drivers by the road

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