patrolwoman

I
patrolman, patrolwoman (New American Roget's College Thesaurus)
n. policeman or -woman, nightwatchman (see safety).
II
(Roget's Thesaurus II) noun A member of a law-enforcement agency: blue-coat, finest, officer, patrolman, peace officer, police, policeman, police officer, policewoman. Informal: cop, law. Slang: bull1, copper, flat-foot, fuzz, gendarme, heat, man (often uppercase). Chiefly British: bobby, constable, peeler. See LAW.

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  • patrolwoman — noun A female patrolman …   Wiktionary

  • patrolwoman — n. female police officer, policewoman; female who makes a reconnaissance tour …   English contemporary dictionary

  • patrolwoman — pa•trol•wom•an [[t]pəˈtroʊlˌwʊm ən[/t]] n. pl. wom•en cvb use a policewoman who is assigned to patrol a specific route or area …   From formal English to slang

  • patrolwoman —  ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun (plural patrolwomen) : a woman member of a police force without officer s rank * * * /peuh trohl woom euhn/, n., pl. patrolwomen. a policewoman who is assigned to patrol a specific district, route, etc. [PATROL(MAN) +… …   Useful english dictionary

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