Constable and Patrolman


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Constable noun – A member of a force charged with law enforcement at the local level.
Usage example: reported the crime to the local constable

Patrolman is a synonym for constable in law topic. In some cases you can use "Patrolman" instead a noun "Constable", when it comes to topics like policeman, police officer. popular alternative
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Patrolman noun – A policeman who patrols a given region.
Constable is a synonym for patrolman in policeman topic. You can use "Constable" instead a noun "Patrolman", if it concerns topics such as law. popular alternative
Synonyms for Patrolman
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