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  • n  a precautionary measure warding off impending danger or damage or injury etc.
    an insurance policy is a good safeguard
  • n  a document or escort providing safe passage through a region especially in time of war
  • v  make safe
  • v  escort safely

  • For much of the latter half of the 20th century, it was the norm in Latin America to limit presidents to one term, a safeguard against the lifetime rule so many caudillos had .
  • Abraham Lincoln left to Barack Obama not only an example to emulate but also the sentinels who will safeguard his life.
  • But to safeguard against civil-liberty abuses, all records of clearly nontargeted Americans who receive emails or phone calls from foreign suspects would be, in effect, erased.
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  • Iran reformists dance in streets for new president
    TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Wild celebrations broke out on Tehran streets that were battlefields four years ago as reformist-backed Hasan Rowhani capped a stunning surge to claim Iran's presidency on Saturday, throwing open the political order after relentless crackdowns by hard-liners to consolidate and safeguard their grip on power.
    June 15, 2013 - Associated Press via Yahoo! News
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    Two period after Port, Leslie Chow (Ken Jeong) escapes from a extremum safeguard situation, using a riot as pair. Meanwhile in U.s.a., Alan Store (Zach Galifianakis) causes a 20-car thruway pileup after he purchases a camelopard and accidentally decapitates it on a low nosepiece.
    June 15, 2013 - Hood River News
  • NYC airs ideas for preparing buildings for storms
    New York City should safeguard its mass of buildings against climate threats through steps as imaginative as a home-elevation design competition and practical as making sure high-rise toilets will flush ...
    June 14, 2013 - Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  • Barack Obama in Reuters
    Our highest priority in Toronto must be to safeguard and strengthen the recovery,President Barack Obama wrote in a letter to his G20 colleagues. "We worked exceptionally hard to restore growth; we cannot let it falter or lose strength...
  • David Petraeus in The Associated Press
    In answer, we must demonstrate to the people and to the Taliban that Afghan and international forces are here to safeguard the Afghan people, and that we are in this to win,Petraeus said on the Fourth of July, US Independence Day.
  • Nancy Pelosi in ABC News
    We are committed to continuing to work cooperatively and on a bipartisan basis to safeguard the interests of the American taxpayers,said Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and House Republican leader John Boehner of Ohio.

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