guards

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guards, line of cordon
someone who guards an entrance door guard , doorkeeper , doorman , gatekeeper , hall porter , ostiary , porter
legendary creature resembling a tiny old man; lives in the depths of the earth and guards buried treasure dwarf , gnome
someone who guards prisoners gaoler , jailer , jailor , prison guard , screw , turnkey
soldier who is a member of a unit called `the guard' or `guards' guardsman
military corps that enforces discipline and guards prisoners military police , MP
member of the military police who polices soldiers and guards prisoners military policeman , MP
(Norse mythology) giant who lives in the roots of Yggdrasil and guards the well of wisdom Mimir
guards of Roman emperor, elite praetorian guard
(German mythology) mythical German warrior hero of the Nibelungenlied who takes possession of the accursed treasure of the Nibelungs by slaying the dragon that guards it and awakens Brynhild and is eventually killed; Sigurd is the Norse counterpart Siegfried
basketball maneuver; two defensive players shift assignments so that each guards the player usually guarded by the other switch
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