from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a wire stretched close to the ground that activates something (a trap or camera or weapon) when tripped over
  • n. a small military force that serves as a first line of defense; if they become engaged in hostilities it will trigger the intervention of stronger military forces


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