Translation of protection in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /prəˈtekʃən/


  • 1.1 u (act, state) protection (from/against sb/sth) protección (f)(contra algn/algo) police protection protección policial to be under sb's protection estar* bajo la protección de algn (before n) protection moneydinero que se paga al chantajista para que no cause daños en un comercio protection racket chantaje (m) (que se practica a propietarios de comercios)
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    • In one incident, he hacked away at the forelocks of horses - leaving them without protection against eye infections.
    • The condom offers protection against infections, as well as serious sexually transmitted diseases such as HIV.
    • Yes, private residences don't offer adequate protection against nuclear fallout.
    1.2 (safeguard) (no pl) protection (against sth) protección (f)(contra algo)
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    • Roommates, siblings, and other human arrangements would benefit from such legal protections as a civil union.
    • It brings a lot of the workers under legal protections of U.S. labor law, which should benefit them.
    • A private school may not offer the legal protections given to public school students.

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Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more