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We found 6 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word protections:
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  1. protections: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. protections: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. protections: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  4. Protection's, Protections, protection's, protections: Wordnik [home, info]
  5. protections: Wiktionary [home, info]
  6. protections: Dictionary.com [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (protection)

noun:  payment extorted by gangsters on threat of violence ("Every store in the neighborhood had to pay him protection")
noun:  the activity of protecting someone or something ("The witnesses demanded police protection")
noun:  the imposition of duties or quotas on imports in order to protect domestic industry against foreign competition ("He made trade protection a plank in the party platform")
noun:  the condition of being protected ("They were huddled together for protection")
noun:  kindly endorsement and guidance
noun:  defense against financial failure; financial independence ("Insurance provided protection against loss of wages due to illness")
noun:  a covering that is intend to protect from damage or injury ("They had no protection from the fallout")

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