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noun
  1. 2
    a unit of soldiers or police officers, especially one that has a particular job

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    1. a.

      Guards

      used in the names of some units in an army, especially the British army

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    2. b.

      Guard

      Irish informal an officer in the Irish police force

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  2. 5
    British a train conductor

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a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the time

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