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sentinel

noun [C] uk   /ˈsen.tɪ.nəl/ us    /-t̬ɪ-/
literary a person employed to guard something: A policeman stood sentinel at the entrance.
Synonym
mainly US Sentinel is also used in the names of some newspapers: the Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel
Traducciones de “sentinel”
en español centinela…
en francés sentinelle…
en alemán der Wachposten…
en chino (tradicionál) 崗哨, 哨兵, (用於某些報紙名中)…
en chino (simplificado) 岗哨, 哨兵, (用于某些报纸名中)…
(Definition of sentinel from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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