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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A female member of a police force without officer's rank.

Usage examples (16)
  • Shanks and Cranepool turned to look at the patrolwoman.
  • A moment later he returned with a uniformed patrolwoman.
  • "I'm going to take another sweep around," the patrolwoman said.
  • The patrolwoman in Lexington, Va., used a Taser on Huguely before eventually subduing him. for more
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