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safeguards

noun
plural of safeguard

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 means or method of defending
  • with these safeguards in place, no one should be able to break into our computers

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2 a measure taken to preclude loss or injury
  • safeguards that were intended to assure our security, but not at the expense of our liberty

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safeguards

verb
present tense third-person singular of safeguard

Synonyms & Antonyms of safeguards (Entry 2 of 2)

to drive danger or attack away from
  • sheepdogs safeguard the flock from attacks by wolves

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

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