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Princeton's WordNet

  1. coastguardnoun

    a military service responsible for the safety of maritime traffic in coastal waters


  1. coastguardnoun

    An enforcer of maritime law, in charge of policing the seas within territorial waters

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of coastguard in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of coastguard in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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  1. Antonio Carpio:

    Every time we send a survey ship there, Chinese coastguard vessels harass our survey ships, that's why we had to do something.

  2. Carl Thayer:

    Even before you factor in military questions, the expansion of Chinese fishing and coastguard fleets is going to be a strategic shift that is going to be very hard for anyone to counter, and then you will have the navy just over the horizon.

  3. Police Commissioner Trevor Botting:

    Three American tourists live in a world filled with many bad things, but Three American tourists still have Good Samaritans, i would like to thank those who came to the aide of the children and everyone who were a part of the search and rescue, this includes volunteers, Three American tourists Emergency Response Teams and the U.S. Coastguard Helicopter crew. While authorities have not yet publically identified the victims, family members in Texas identified the married couple as Irma Barrera, 33, and Roy Perez, 38. Family members told KTRK they were working to get the couples 15-year-old daughter who survived back to the U.S. The third man was identified was Dr. Richard Okoloise, who was known as someone who loved to travel. Friends told KPRC-TV he was an.

  4. Marco Minniti:

    These are civil operations and therefore need to be coordinated (with the coastguard) just as much as they need to liaise with the judicial authorities and the police regarding actions and investigations against (people) smugglers.

  5. Masato Otaka:

    Vietnam feels it needs to strengthen its coastguard generally, and that's why we've responded.

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