from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. one of the bodyguard of the English sovereign, consisting of the hundred yeomen, armed with partisans, and habited in the costume of the sixteenth century. They are members of the royal household.
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- n. officer in the (ceremonial) bodyguard of the British monarch
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