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  1. patrols

    A patrol is a detachment which is employed to obtain information respecting the enemy’s movements and position, and relating to the nature of the country over which the army has to move, and to keep open the communications between the different portions of a command. Patrols are generally composed entirely of cavalry, although they are sometimes composed of infantry and cavalry; and in very much broken and obstructed ground, it might be necessary that they contain only infantry.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of patrols in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of patrols in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of patrols in a Sentence

  1. Defense Minister Panos Kammenos:

    Armed forces have been ordered to start patrols throughout Greece, and particularly in mountainous regions.

  2. Isaac Phaahla:

    Our patrols risk their lives every day as they battle with the poachers who just keep coming back and back, the war is relentless, the task is huge, nonstop and dangerous. The poachers are heavily armed, determined and absolutely ruthless.

  3. Timothy Heath:

    I expect more LCS type ships to operate in the South China Sea, freeing up the large combatants that currently undertake most of the patrols in that region.

  4. Maneet Sohal:

    There needs to be more police, it'd be nice to have more foot patrols, more PD presence.

  5. Kevin McAleenan:

    This is the first time weve heard anything like this kind of number of law enforcement being deployed in Mexico to address migration, not just at the southern border but also on the transportation routes to the northern border and in coordinated patrols in key areas along our southwest border.

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