There are 2 translations of patrol in Spanish:

patrol1

Pronunciation: /pəˈtrəʊl/

n

  • 1 1.1 u c (act) patrulla (f), ronda (f) to be on patrol estar* patrullando, estar* de patrulla they were on foot patrol estaban patrullando la zona a pie (before n) patrol boat (lancha (f)) patrullera (f) patrol car coche (m) patrulla, patrullero (m) (RPl) , auto (m) patrulla (Chi) patrol wagon (AmE) furgón (m) policial, (coche (m)) celular (m) (Esp) , patrulla (f) (Col, Méx)
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    • On August 31, two U.S. solders were killed and a third wounded in the same area while on patrol.
    • It is understood a beach party was in full swing at the time and gardaí were on patrol in the area.
    • Imagine you are a sergeant taking a platoon of soldiers on patrol through rugged northern Australia.
    1.2 (group) patrulla (f); (person) patrulla (mf)
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    • Extra police patrols were also sent out adding thousands to the wages bill.
    • More police foot patrols will be sent on to the streets at pub chucking-out time in a bid to cut violent crime.
    • It meant extra patrols had to be sent out and police stations kept open 24 hours a day.

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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and the festival of el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 2 translations of patrol in Spanish:

patrol2

vt (-ll-)

  • [area/streets] patrullar
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    • Two police officers patrolling the lot walked by a motor vehicle with two front seat occupants.
    • The area is patrolled regularly by both the divisional traffic unit and the district detective branch.
    • Police patrolled the area along the beachfront with other bomb detection devices.

vi (-ll-)

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Word of the day pantalones
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Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and the festival of el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.