Term Patrol Definition The basic unit of Scouting. A group of 6-10 Boy Scouts. A sub-unit of a troop. Contributor Ferdinand Tretter Score Score of 3.0 from 1 reviews. How would you rate this item? - - VOTE!! - - 1 Star 2 Star 3 Star 4 Star 5 Star (Best) Click here to report possible copyright violations.