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- n. Plural form of vigilance.
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They were at best a nice gesture, but one that is not as important as the other less visible and necessary vigilances that will see their sons and daughters day by day becoming well.
We must maintain vigilances and remember our history or be doomed to relive it.
Britain's Foreign Office warned its nationals against all but essential travel to Iran, saying it was monitoring the situation with the "utmost vigilances".