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Definitions of protect:

part of speech: verb transitive

To cover in front: to cover over: to defend: to shelter.

part of speech: verb

To cover from danger; to throw a shelter over; to shield; to guard; to patronise.

part of speech: verb transitive

To keep in safety; guard; shield; shelter; to foster by a high tariff, as home industries.

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To submit to the rule or authority of; as, to obey the commandments; comply with the orders or instructions of; as, to obey parents; to respond to direction or control of; as, a horse obeys the rein. ...

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