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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A precautionary measure warding off impending danger or damage or injury etc.; A document or escort providing protected passage through a region especially in time of war v. - To protect; Escort

Usage examples (40)
  • An insurance policy is a good safeguard
  • This safeguard is necessary and provides a modicum of editorial oversight and moderation.
  • Although this safeguard is built into the salary cap just for this reason, the psychology of players "losing" that escrow isn't going to sit well with them.
  • China agreed in its Accession Protocol with the rest of the WTO members and the United States that such short term safeguard measures could be applied against them. for more
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