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countersign

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a word or phrase that must be spoken by a person in order to pass a guard
  • the guard demanded the countersign

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countersign

verb

Synonyms of countersign (Entry 2 of 2)

as in register, endorse

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The first known use of countersign was in 1591

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“Countersign.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/countersign. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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