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guarded

 [gahr´ded]
of uncertain outcome; said of a patient condition.
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Thomas begins his question on the guardianship of good angels by considering on rational grounds whether men are in fact guarded by angels.
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The tough thing about this is that they will sometimes find themselves guarding a different player than the one they guarded the previous time down the court.