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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Escort  \Es*cort"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Escorted};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Escorting}.]  [Cf.  F.  escorter,  It  scortare  See 
  {Escort},  n.] 
  To  attend  with  a  view  to  guard  and  protect;  to  accompany  as 
  safeguard;  to  give  honorable  or  ceremonious  attendance  to  -- 
  used  esp.  with  reference  to  journeys  or  excursions  on  land; 
  as  to  escort  a  public  functionary,  or  a  lady;  to  escort  a 
  baggage  wagon. 
 
  Syn:  To  accompany;  attend.  See  {Accompany}. 




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