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6 entries found for safety.
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Main Entry: safe·ty
Pronunciation: primarystresssamacrf-temacron
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural safeties
1 : the state or condition of being safe : freedom from hurt, injury, or loss
2 : a protective device (as on a pistol) to prevent accidental operation
3 a : a score of two points for the defensive team in football when an offensive ballcarrier is tackled behind the offensive team's goal line b : a defensive football player whose position is far back from the line of scrimmage

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