human shield


noun

a person or group of people located or intentionally placed in a potential line of fire or in an area likely to be attacked.

Nearby words

  1. human relations,
  2. human resources,
  3. human rights,
  4. human safari,
  5. human services,
  6. human t-cell leukemia virus,
  7. human t-cell leukemia virus type iii,
  8. human t-cell lymphotrophic virus type iii,
  9. human t-cell lymphotropic virus,
  10. human t-cell lymphotropic virus type 1

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