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{adj: custodial, guardian, tutelary, tutelar} providing protective supervision; watching over or safeguarding
"daycare that is educational and not just custodial"
"a guardian angel"
"tutelary gods"

{n: Allied Command Europe, ACE} a major strategic headquarters of NATO; safeguards an area extending from Norway to Turkey

{n: Department of Defense, Defense Department, United States Department of Defense, Defense, DoD} the federal department responsible for safeguarding national security of the United States; created in 1947

{n: Transportation Security Administration, TSA} an agency established in 2001 to safeguard United States transportation systems and insure safe air travel

{n: due process, due process of law} (law) the administration of justice according to established rules and principles; based on the principle that a person cannot be deprived of life or liberty or property without appropriate legal procedures and safeguards

{n: internal control} an accounting procedure or system designed to promote efficiency or assure the implementation of a policy or safeguard assets or avoid fraud and error etc.

{n: precaution, safeguard, guard} a precautionary measure warding off impending danger or damage or injury etc.
"he put an ice pack on the injury as a precaution"
"an insurance policy is a good safeguard"
"we let our guard down"

{n: safe-conduct, safeguard} a document or escort providing safe passage through a region especially in time of war

{v: safeguard} escort safely

{v: safeguard} make safe


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