Definition of patrols:
Usage examples of patrols:
- "The Confessions of Harry Lorrequer, Complete", Charles James Lever (1806-1872).
Finally Spurinna himself rather explained his plans than reproached their faults, and, leaving patrols behind, succeeded eventually in leading the rest of the men back to Placentia in a quieter and more submissive frame of mind.- "Tacitus: The Histories, Volumes I and II", Caius Cornelius Tacitus.
If we had been going to try anything of that kind, we should have now been holding the line of the river Stour; but I know we have only small detachments at the various bridges, sufficient only to drive off the enemy's cavalry patrols.- "The Invasion", William Le Queux.