The act of supporting:
A person who serves as a public representative of a business, group, etc., usually because of his or her prestige
A halt made by a touring theatrical company to give a performance; also, the place stopped at
(Computers) A device or area used to store data temporarily.
Any material or structure used for protection against radiation
A guarding or keeping safe; care; protection; guardianship
Protection or defense against escape
Something that provides protection against attack, loss, or injury, as:
An upright structure of wood, stone, brick, etc., serving to enclose, divide, support, or protect
A similar fenced or enclosed area, especially one used for protection.
Something, especially a structure, that provides cover or protection, as from the weather:
A means of protection or defense; a bulwark.
A safeguard, especially one viewed as a guarantee of the integrity of social institutions:
The definition of a garrison is a military fort or a body of troops stationed at a military fort.
(Archaic) A means of defense; a protection.
A defense or justification of an individual’s act or failure to act; a defense in criminal law that an individual’s actions cannot constitute a crime because of coercion, or some other cause that places the actions beyond the individual’s volition or control.
A person or thing serving as a strong defense or protection
The definition of a boundary is a line or something else that marks a limit or border.
A usually improvised structure set up, as across a route of access, to obstruct the passage of an enemy or opponent.
A safeguard or protection:
An act in response or retaliation:
The fact of having been elsewhere when a crime in question was committed.
A box, sheath, or covering generally.
All such declarations, spoken or written, offered in a legal case or deliberative hearing.
The act or practice of making such a reply
(Law) A plaintiff's response to the defendant's answer or plea, especially with regard to counterclaims made by the defendant.
A means of defense or protection
A flight arrow
(Figuratively) A prolonged assault or attack
The initial movement in a task or undertaking:
A statement or argument used in such a validation.
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