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air-raid warden

noun
1.
a civilian having special duties during an air-raid alert, as directing people to air-raid shelters.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40
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air-raid warden

noun
1.
a member of a civil defence organization responsible for enforcing regulations, etc, during an air attack
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