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  • Escorting — Escort Es*cort , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Escorted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Escorting}.] [Cf. F. escorter, It. scortare. See {Escort}, n.] To attend with a view to guard and protect; to accompany as safeguard; to give honorable or ceremonious attendance… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • escorting — es·cort || eskɔːt n. person or group of persons who protect or guide; armed guard (of ships, planes, etc.); man who accompanies a woman (on a date, to a dance, etc.) v. accompany, attend (in order to guide, protect, guard, etc.) …   English contemporary dictionary

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