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peacekeeper

[pees-kee-per] /ˈpisˌki pər/
noun
1.
a person who maintains or restores peace and amity; mediator:
Mother was the peacekeeper in our family.
2.
a soldier, military force, etc., deployed to maintain or restore peace:
American marines sent abroad as peacekeepers.
Origin
1570-1580
1570-80; peace + keeper
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  • Nor does the report propose the abolition of those peacekeeper's legal immunity.
  • It claims to be an impartial peacekeeper, but it has strong vested interests.
  • They're part tour guide, traffic cop, medic and peacekeeper.
  • The role of the bus driver is that of a peacekeeper, not an enforcer.

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