Definitions for safe-conduct
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a document authorizing safe passage through a region, esp. in time of war.
the authorization itself.
Origin of safe-conduct:
1250–1300; ME sauf condut < MF sauf-conduit
a document or escort providing safe passage through a region especially in time of war
A document that grants safe passage through enemy territory in times of war.
that which gives a safe passage
a convoy or guard to protect a person in an enemy's country or a foreign country
a writing, pass, or warrant of security, given to a person to enable him to travel with safety
to conduct safely; to give safe-conduct to
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