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password-protected

Line breaks: password-protect¦ed

Definition of password-protected in English:

adjective

(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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  • Do you know of any software that will enable isolated files or folders to be made password-protected?
  • All sensitive material is password-protected and available only to registered members.
  • I transferred the money to a password-protected encrypted account and I began firing off orders while I still had the authority.

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