the buddy system

noun phrase

Definition of the buddy system

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: an arrangement in which two people help or protect each other If your children walk to school, have them use the buddy system.

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“The buddy system.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20buddy%20system. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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