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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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'Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth council worldwide observed that except we get rid of those Fulani Youths as our gatemen and watchmen, our outbursts against the establishment of Fulani Youths Vigilante groups will amount to nothing, when the Fulani Youths Vigilante groups are unofficially operating in our midst for decades and even most tenants in the South East prefer the Fulani Youths Vigilante guarding their streets than our local vigilante groups.
Yesterday, the crack was detected at around 7.50 am by two gatemen who alerted the railway department.
They forced the gatemen to pass on a message to the government that the rebels had planted explosives on the track and it will be blown up soon.
WHILE ladies in short skirts and spaghetti straps may come under close scrutiny from the Ascot gatemen next week, one contingent guaranteed not to fall foul of the dress code are the nomadic tribe of horsemen who will accompany Mongolian Saturday on his bid to make history in the King's Stand Stakes on Tuesday.
Karaviotis played in 29 games for the Wareham Gatemen.
It is pertinent to mention the PR is recruiting 566 employees from grade 6 to 11, including 220 sub-engineers, 191 assistant drivers, 35 power van operators, 42 gate keepers and 77 gatemen.
A detailed narrative of the build-up to the match revealed that, on April 15, there were 376 stewards, gatemen and turnstile operators on duty, all of them briefed by police on the morning.
Sometimes we'd be searched by the gatemen. The word soon spread and then all you could hear was bits of metal hitting the ground.
Andreoli is in his second season with the Wareham Gatemen. After a hot start to the season, Andreoli snapped an 0-for-30 skid with a single in the first inning of Game 2 of Wareham's first-round Western Division playoff series against Bourne on Saturday.
MCC's most pleasing innovation of recent times, apart from gatemen greeting visitors with manners instead of grunts, has been to invite celebrated ex-players to ring the bell five minutes before start of play.
At some clubs there will be gatemen or programme sellers on the fiddle or supporters who should pay full price trying to get tickets at concessionary prices or climbing in over walls to avoid paying at all, etc.