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equerry

noun [C] uk   /ˈek.wə.ri/ us    /-wɚ.i/
an officer who works for a particular member of a royal family to help them in their official duties: an equerry to the QueenPeople who help or serve people professionallyHelpers and accomplices
(Definition of equerry from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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