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yeo'man of the guard'

a member of the bodyguard of the English sovereign, instituted in 1485, which now consists of 100 men, including officers, having purely ceremonial duties. Also called Yeo'man of the Roy'al Guard'.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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