Definitions

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  • proper n. A US surface-to-air missile system.
  • proper n. An individual Patriot missile

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Examples

  • Sybil Ludington, the 16-year-old daughter of a patriot general, commanded a Patriot militia unit and rode over 40 miles in the dark of the night to wake the Minutemen.

    History of American Women

  • Dallas Baptist University is initiating what it calls the Patriot Veteran's Opportunity Program to go with new GI Bill benefits for veterans who want a college education.

    RELIGION Blog | dallasnews.com

  • And here's what else I'll do -- we'll pass the employer -- what I call the Patriot Employer Act. It's a pretty simple concept.

    CNN Transcript Apr 14, 2008

  • That's why we passed what they call the Patriot Act. So, by the way, let me just say something about that Patriot Act. Nothing happens without court order.

    CNN Transcript Jul 9, 2004

  • That's because most of the groups that use the word "Patriot" these days are virtually identical to the conservative Tory traitors during the days of the Revolutionary War.

    Top News

  • Al Garza runs one such group, which he calls the Patriot's Coalition.

    The Guardian World News

  • I firmly believe in the MOPH and it's doctrines but what will happen if another Patriot is placed in the same situation as I was?

    Paul A Bennett

  • -- Jared Mintz recently became the first player in Patriot League history to lead the conference in both field-goal percentage (53.7 percent) and free-throw percentage (87.3 percent).

    Patriot League

  • The Patriot is shaping up to be one of the summer's biggest movies, the History Channel has a series planned on the Founding Fathers, HBO is making

    A Conversation with Joseph Ellis author of Founding Brothers

  • Jeep Patriot: The Patriot is updated for 2011, with new front and rear fascias, improved interior, and re-tuned suspension and steering system.

    2011 Chrysler, Dodge, Fiat, and Jeep vehicles are updated and show promise

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