But if our military is the only guarantor against a total breakdown how can its presence be counterproductive?
They still dreamed of a decentralized provincial order in which the privileges of the ancient estates would be cocooned, but now the monarchy was seen not as the enemy of that order but as its guarantor .
That is, they saw the structural constitution as itself a guarantor of rights.
Should a problem materialise within a specified period of time after purchase, the guarantor usually undertakes to repair or replace the product free of charge.
But it was also thought of as a guarantor of common liberties.
Limited numbers of lightly armed troops are introduced and situated between the combatants, and they provide a symbolic guarantor of the peace.
The prince thus formed the capstone on the edifice of privilege, the ultimate guarantor of the social hierarchy.
Morale and enthusiasm were high and the number of new people soared despite the insistence on having a proper guarantor in order to be admitted to the dojo.
In Ohio a guarantor is a surety and has the statutory and common law rights and obligations discussed above under Accommodation Party.
So far, we have not referred to the practice of landlords requiring a tenant or assignee of a lease to provide guarantors or sureties for his performance of the covenants in the lease.