Meaning of “Guards” in the English Dictionary

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"Guards" in British English

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Guardsnoun [ plural ]

uk /ɡɑːdz/ us /ɡɑːrdz/ UK

used in the name of several important regiments (= units) in an army:

the Grenadier Guards
a Guards officer

(Definition of “Guards” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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