patroller
noun see patrol II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • patroller — patrol ► NOUN 1) a person or group sent to keep watch over an area, especially a detachment of guards or police. 2) the action of patrolling an area. 3) a military or naval expedition to carry out reconnaissance. ► VERB (patrolled, patrolling) ▪… …   English terms dictionary

  • patroller — See patrol. * * * …   Universalium

  • patroller — noun One who patrols …   Wiktionary

  • patroller — n. one who scouts, one who makes a reconnaissance tour; one who maintains security …   English contemporary dictionary

  • patroller — pa·trol·ler …   English syllables

  • patroller — noun someone on patrol duty; an individual or a member of a group that patrols an area (Freq. 1) • Derivationally related forms: ↑patrol • Hypernyms: ↑watchman, ↑watcher, ↑security guard • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • HMS Patroller (D07) — The USS Keweenaw (CVE 44) (previously AVG 44 then later ACV 44) was an escort aircraft carrier laid down as ACV 44 under Maritime Commission contract by Seattle Tacoma Shipbuilding of Tacoma, Washington, 27 November 1942; launched 6 May 1943;… …   Wikipedia

  • tang-patroller — Bar hopper whose sole purpose for living is going to bars to pick up girls. Look at Chris eyeballing the blonde on the dancefl oor. He s a tang patroller extraordinaire …   Dictionary of american slang

  • tang-patroller — Bar hopper whose sole purpose for living is going to bars to pick up girls. Look at Chris eyeballing the blonde on the dancefl oor. He s a tang patroller extraordinaire …   Dictionary of american slang

  • patrol — patroller, n. /peuh trohl /, v., patrolled, patrolling, n. v.i. 1. (of a police officer, soldier, etc.) to pass along a road, beat, etc., or around or through a specified area in order to maintain order and security. v.t. 2. to maintain the order …   Universalium

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