Safeguard is a related term of maintenance.
As nouns the difference between safeguard and maintenance
is that safeguard
is something that serves as a guard or protection; a defense while maintenance
is actions performed to keep some machine or system functioning or in service.
As a verb safeguard
is to protect, to keep safe.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
Something that serves as a guard or protection; a defense.
One who, or that which, defends or protects; defence; protection.
- Getting a flu shot is a good safeguard against illness.
A safe-conduct or passport, especially in time of war.
- Thy sword, the safeguard of thy brother's throne.
to protect, to keep safe
to escort safely
- She kept a savings to safeguard against debt and emergencies.
Actions performed to keep some machine or system functioning or in service
(legal) A tort committed when a third party who does not have a bona fide interest in a lawsuit provides help or acquires an interest to a litigant's lawsuit.
(legal) (UK English) Alimony, a periodical payment or a lump sum made or ordered to be made to a spouse after a divorce.
Money required or spent to provide for the needs of a person or a family.
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