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the action of protecting someone or something, or the state of being protected:the B vitamins give protection against infection his son was put under police protection a person or thing that prevents someone or something from suffering harm or injury:the castle was built as protection against the Saxons [in singular]:a protection against the evil eye
) a legal or other formal measure intended to preserve civil liberties and rights.
a document guaranteeing immunity from harm to the person specified in it. the practice of paying money to criminals so as to prevent them from attacking oneself or one’s property: [as modifier]:a protection racket protection money money paid to criminals to prevent them from attacking, especially on a regular basis. archaic used euphemistically to refer to the keeping of a mistress by her lover in a separate establishment:she was living under his lordship’s protection at Gloucester Gate