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Noun
An expedition to keep watch over an area, especially by guards or police walking or driving around at regular intervals
“The shootings erupted at about 1 a.m. as two officers were on a routine patrol in the city's west end.”
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A routine operational voyage of a ship or aircraft
“We continued our patrol looking for German aircraft.”
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A going of the rounds along the chain of sentinels and between the posts, by a guard, usually consisting of three or four men, to insure greater security from attacks on the outposts
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The guard or men who go the rounds for observation
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Any perambulation of a particular line or district to guard it
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The act of scouting or exploring (especially military or medical) to gain information
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A police officer, especially a junior one who does patrol instead of detection or supervising other policemen
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A guide or escort, especially one who rides in advance
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A person employed by a government or other organization to secretly obtain information on an enemy or competitor
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A group working together to advance its shared political, social, or artistic ideas
Verb
To keep watch over (an area) by regularly walking or travelling around it
“The garrison had to patrol the streets to maintain order.”
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To walk at a steady speed, especially without a particular destination and as an expression of anxiety or annoyance
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To scout with the aim of gaining information
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(of a person or animal) To move about restlessly and stealthily, especially in search of prey
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