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vigilance

noun [U] uk   /ˈvɪdʒ.ɪ.ləns/ us  
more careful attention, especially in order to notice possible danger: The police said that it was thanks to the vigilance of a neighbour that the fire was discovered before it could spread.
Translations of “vigilance”
in Spanish vigilancia…
in French vigilance…
in German die Wachsamkeit…
in Chinese (Traditional) 警覺, 警戒, 警惕…
in Chinese (Simplified) 警觉, 警戒, 警惕…
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