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palace guard

noun
1.
the security force protecting a palace.
2.
a group of trusted advisers who often control access to a sovereign, president, or other chief executive.
Origin of palace guard
1885-1890
1885-90
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  • His books include The American Dream, Deadlines and Datelines, The Camera Never Blinks, and The palace guard.

    Where's The Outrage? Dan Rather February 11, 2009

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