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guard's van

noun

Definition of guard's van

British

  1. :  a part of a train that is attached at the back end and is used by people who work on the train :  caboose



Word by Word Definitions

guardplay
  1. :  one assigned to protect or oversee another: as

    :  a person or a body of persons on sentinel duty

    :  troops attached to the person of the sovereign

  1. :  to protect an edge of with an ornamental border

    :  to protect from danger especially by watchful attention :  make secure

    :  to stand at the entrance of as if on guard or as a barrier

  1. :  a winnowing device (as a fan)

    :  wing

  1. :  vanguard

  1. :  a usually enclosed wagon or motortruck used for transportation of goods or animals

    :  caravan

    :  a multipurpose enclosed motor vehicle having a boxlike shape, rear or side doors, and side panels often with windows

  1. :  to transport by van


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