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security guard

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noun
  1. a uniformed guard employed by a bank, airport, office building, etc., to maintain security.
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Origin of security guard

First recorded in 1955–60
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British Dictionary definitions for security guard

security guard

noun
  1. a person employed to protect buildings, people, etc, and to collect and deliver large sums of money
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