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password-protected Syllabification: pass·word-pro·tect·ed
Pronunciation: /ˌpaswərdprəˈtektəd/

Definition of password-protected in English:


(Of a computer, file, etc.) accessible only to users entering the correct password: the teaching websites are password-protected for all enrolled students
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  • The system allows authors to create their own password-protected home page.
  • He entered all the data into the computer in a password-protected file.
  • The administrative features, located in a secure area on the Web server, are password-protected.
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