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shield

n. a police officer’s badge. The fuzz flashed his shield, and I knew the game was over.
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Sir Thomas Percy met with little better success, for his shield was split, his vambrace torn and he himself wounded slightly in the side.
Throwing his shield over his shoulder, as if to invite the confidence of the other, he made a gesture of salutation and was the first to speak.
Hard-Heart dropped one end of his lance to the earth, and having also cast his shield across his shoulder, he sat leaning lightly on the weapon, as he answered with a smile of no doubtful expression--
His shield was hanging at his shoulder, and even the arrow had been suffered to fall from its place, and lay in the hollow of the hand which grasped his bow.
The shield of the Teton was transfixed, but his person was untouched.
Shields, the pride of Santa Clarita and now a major-league pitcher for the Tampa Bay Devil Rays, returned to California for the first time as a big-leaguer for a three-game series this weekend against the Angels.
The Solid Side Shields protect the eyes of personnel who wear eyeglasses.
Out of my mother's womb, I knew I was going to be some kind of performer," says Andre De Shields, who stops the show every night with his rendition of a little tune called "Big Black Man" in the mega-hit Broadway musical The Full Monty.
Traditionally this has been done with an external metal "can" that encapsulates and shields the RF section of a circuit board.
It took Shields just a few seconds to bobble Marco Scutaro's bunt and rush a throw that short-hopped Chone Figgins and carried into right field.
Susan Herman, victim of the Dalkon Shield interuterine device (IUD).
Unlike other so called "third-party patches" available from other vendors and researchers, Determina's Shields do not modify any system files or configuration of a system, and do not disable any critical system functionality on the affected system.
Nevertheless, it showed the kind of arm Shields has, and how valuable he would become to the Angels' bullpen.
But Enure shields users from the complexities behind the scenes of home networking -- even if a user messes up the settings themselves -- so users never have to worry again about any complexity of home networking.