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Guard may refer to:

Professional occupations

Governmental and military

Main disambiguation page: List of protective service agencies
Main disambiguation page: List of army units called Guards

Sports

Others

  • Guard (computing), in programming language, an expression that directs program execution
  • Guard (weapon), part of the handle of a sword designed to stop the user's hand from slipping onto the blade
  • Guard dog, employed to watch for unwanted or unexpected animals or people
  • Guard interval, intervals in transmission, used in telecommunications
  • The Guard, a Canadian television series
  • In buildings, a "guard" can mean a Safety barrier to stop people from falling into hazards such as into a fire or off a raised walking surface
  • Abdominal guarding, in medicine, the tensing of the abdominal wall muscles to guard inflamed organs
  • The aircraft emergency frequency, commonly referred to as "guard"
  • Mate guarding—guarding of a potential or former mate from other individuals
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Wiktionary

Up to date as of January 15, 2010

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English

Noun

Guards

  1. Any of several regiments in the Household Division of the British Army

Derived terms

  • Coldstream Guards
  • Grenadier Guards
  • Guards Machine Gun Regiment
  • Irish Guards
  • Scots Guards
  • Welsh Guards

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