[puh-trol-uh-jee] /pəˈtrɒl ə dʒi/
noun, plural patrologies.
Also called patristics. the branch of theology dealing with the teachings of the church fathers.
a collection of the writings of the early church fathers.
the study of the writings of the Fathers of the Church
a collection of such writings
the study of early Christianity, esp. the writings and teachings of church fathers; also called patristics , patristic study
noun 1. .
noun 1. an enclosed truck or van used by the police to transport prisoners. noun 1. (US & Austral, NZ) a police van for transporting prisoners Also called (Informal) paddy wagon, (US) police wagon
[puh-trohl-woo m-uh n] /pəˈtroʊlˌwʊm ən/ noun, plural patrolwomen. 1. a policewoman who is assigned to patrol a specific district, route, etc.
[pey-truh n] /ˈpeɪ trən/ noun 1. a person who is a customer, client, or paying guest, especially a regular one, of a store, hotel, or the like. 2. a person who supports with money, gifts, efforts, or endorsement an artist, writer, museum, cause, charity, institution, special event, or the like: a patron of the arts; […]