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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A privilege granted by a military or other authority to an enemy, neutral, or other person not otherwise protected to move within or through or perform specified activities within a designated area

Usage examples (35)
  • Blest be those "parties," with safe-conduct crowned,
  • Sent to Paris under a safe-conduct by the Dauphin John,
  • How about that safe-conduct and that precious buried box?
  • 'Now, how can a scrap of paper like that be a safe-conduct? for more
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