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watchlist

(ˈwɒtʃˌlɪst)
n
1. a list of things to be monitored, esp in order to prevent loss, damage, etc
2. a list of people or organizations to be kept under surveillance, esp because they are suspected of wrongdoing: terrorist watchlist.
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July is the time for the other college football awards to release preseason watch lists.
But it's not quite as clear-cut as it seems; multiple watch lists exist and a completely innocent person could have the same name as a notorious terrorist.
Airport workers and airline crews are to be checked against the US government's controversial watch lists under new legislation passed last week.
The events of September 11, 2001, and other incidents since then, have highlighted the need to share these watch lists.
Oregon had three players added to football award watch lists on Monday.
Passengers' names are now checked abroad by airlines against a "no-fly list" that is not as complete as government watch lists.
Oregon State cornerback Jordan Poyer also made the watch lists for the Nagurski and Bednarik awards.
Two Ducks on offense and two members of the Oregon defense were named Monday to preseason watch lists for prestigious national awards.