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2 entries found for security.
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Main Entry: se·cu·ri·ty
Pronunciation: si-primarystresskyudotr-schwat-emacron
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural -ties
1 : the state of being secure : SAFETY
2 : something given as a pledge <security for a loan>
3 : a document (as a stock certificate or bond) providing evidence of ownership <government securities>
4 : something that secures : PROTECTION; especially : measures taken to guard against spying or destructive actions <a senate committee concerned with national security>

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