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- n. A location where a guard is posted (station), often having a guardhouse.
In northern New York, from a guard post at Fort Ticonderoga overlooking Lake Champlain, a Pennsylvania volunteer wrote Morris to share his melancholy mood.
Pompeiis second, later ludus was more open but it did contain a small jail, complete with iron stocks, and it may have held a guard post as well.
J’Roh leapt down from our guard post at the doorway and shot the creature again.
We drive past a guard post and onto the grounds of the Naval Air Station, a hermetic little world of tract houses, grassy yards, cyclone fencing lined with scrub vegetation, the military approximation of suburban tranquility.