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Guard

Definition

[n] a position on a basketball team
[n] a position on the line of scrimmage; "guards must be good blockers"
[n] the duty of serving as a sentry; "he was on guard that night"
[n] a device designed to prevent injury
[n] a posture of defence in boxing or fencing; "keep your guard up"
[n] a group of men who escort and protect some important person
[n] the person who plays that position on a football team; "the left guard was injured on the play"
[n] a person who keeps watch over something or someone
[n] the person who plays the position of guard on a basketball team
[v] watch over or shield from danger or harm; protect; "guard my possessions while I'm away"
[v] protect against a challenge or attack; "Hold that position behind the trees!"; "Hold the bridge against the enemy's attacks"
[v] to keep watch over; "there would be men guarding the horses."
[v] take precautions in order to avoid some unwanted consequence; "guard against becoming too friendly with the staff"; "guard against infection"

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