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Gatekeeper

In insurance, requirements that a policyholder must fulfill before becoming eligible for a benefit. This especially applies to eligibility for long-term care in health insurance.

gatekeeper

a person who controls important information flows and access to other persons within an organization. The person concerned may have control over the information which goes up or down the organizational structure or in and out of the organization.

gatekeeper

A slang expression to describe the person you must persuade or impress just to get your proposal in front of a decision maker.

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Krook is playing for the Wareham Gatemen along with teammate Mark Karaviotis.
In a move to encourage and incentivise Railway employees, special felicitation function was organised recently in each of the all Railway Divisions across the country to recognize the services of erstwhile Group-D employees like Gangmen, Trolleymen, Gatemen, Electrical Khalasis, Signal maintenance cadres, etc.
He will make the running and I believe he is a better horse than Gatemen.
Modelling the club's new Twenty20 wristbands this week, he joked: 'The gatemen don't recognise me any more.
It's almost got to the crazy point where you are stopped from taking four cans of Carling into a ground but the gatemen will obligingly turn a blind eye to a rocket launcher that's stuffed down the back of your pants.
There was another day at Kempton when 'Francs' sorted out one of the old gatemen that was always on the gadge.
They provided ushers, gatemen, ticket sellers and security for baseball games and midget-car races at Gilmore Field.
These included the city's police, J W Hindson and Sons for printing the programme, the General Bill Posting Company and Newcastle Chronicle Ltd for advertising the game and gatemen, attendants and the referee, a Mr Nattrass from Seaham in County Durham and the pipe band of the 12th battalion (Tyneside Scottish) for giving their services for nothing.
It's like a continuous dream," Andreoli said after taking batting practice Wednesday afternoon at Spillane Field, home of the Wareham Gatemen, his team in the Cape Cod Baseball League.