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warden

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈwɔːdən/
PRISON US ( UK governor) someone who is responsible for controlling a prisonOccupations and tradesPeople in charge of or controlling other peopleBosses, managers and directorsPrisons and parts of prisons
BUILDING someone who is responsible for looking after a particular place or the people in it →  See also traffic warden Occupations and trades
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