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protect

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protect/prəˈtɛkt/verb
protectsprotectedprotecting
protect
/prəˈtɛkt/
verb
protectsprotectedprotecting
Learner's definition of PROTECT  
: to keep (someone or something) from being harmed, lost, etc.
[+ object]
[no object]
: to save (someone) from financial loss caused by fire, injury, damage, etc.— usually + against
[+ object]
[no object]
[+ object]sports : to try to stop opponents from scoring at (your goal)

— protected

adjective,always used before a noun,[more protected; most protected]
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