security blanket

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anything that an adult person uses to reduce anxiety

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a blanket (or toy) that a child carries around in order to reduce anxiety

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There are apprehensions that the incident was an attempt by Maoists insurgents to test the aerial security blanket in Bihar before a possible aerial attack.
Cistera Networks is an ideal partner to integrate Security Blanket.
Description: The recall involves the pink "I Love You" security blanket with a giraffe plush head.
Trusted Computer Solutions Inc (TCS), a developer of cross domain security solutions, yesterday announced the release of a free trial of its Security Blanket product, designed to system administrators to configure and enhance the security level of operating systems including Red Hat Enterprise Linux versions 4 and 5, CentOS versions 4 and 5, Solaris 10, Oracle Enterprise Linux 4 and 5, Novell SUSE 11 and openSUSE 11, as well as Fedora 10, 11 and 12.
50 Ways to Sooth Yourself Without Food" is a guide for those who want to stop looking towards food for their security blanket when times get tough for them.
Entitled 'Financial Security (Blanket)', the project incorporates 208 American dollar bills, sewn together with thread, to form a makeshift security blanket.
But Boris seemed to be clinging to him like he was some kind of security blanket.
It becomes a security blanket for the child,'' Agosto said.
The project - named after the child from the Peanuts comic strip who carried a security blanket everywhere - relies entirely on volunteers who make quilts for children throughout the United Kingdom.
Having the pseudo-certitude of being right is our security blanket.
It has been our experience that this sort of artificial security blanket delivers nothing but frustration and disappointment, and we do not offer this arrangement.
Deployed together, the technologies deliver "a powerful security blanket that guarantees true users have easy and secure online access, while stopping identity thieves well before any damage can be done," the company said in an announcement.
That change must have affected the way we see ourselves, so please can we ditch the security blanket of heritage and imagined fame of our city and get on with it.
A:KEEPING all your clutter is a bit like having a security blanket - familiar things make you feel safe.
Like Biller, Kies appreciates the satellite communications, which he says acts as "a security blanket.
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