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A disguise or concealment of this kind
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  1. A disguise or concealment of this kind
  2. Fabric or a garment dyed in splotches of green, brown, and tan, used for camouflage in certain environments.
  3. The disguising of troops, ships, guns, etc. to conceal them from the enemy, as by the use of paint, nets, or leaves in patterns merging with the background
A broad piece of armor made of rigid material and strapped to the arm or carried in the hand for protection against hurled or thrusted weapons.
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  1. A broad piece of armor made of rigid material and strapped to the arm or carried in the hand for protection against hurled or thrusted weapons.
  2. A guard or safety screen, as over the moving parts of machinery
  3. A heavy metal screen attached to an artillery piece for the protection of the gunners
The medium in which movies are shown:
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  1. The medium in which movies are shown:
  2. (Football) screen pass
  3. A screen memory.
Anything certain; definite act
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  1. Anything certain; definite act
  2. The quality of being established as true:
  3. The fact, quality, or state of being certain, especially:
A permit or pass allowing safe passage
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  1. A permit or pass allowing safe passage
  2. A mechanical device designed to prevent accidents or injury.
  3. Something that provides protection against attack, loss, or injury, as:
The act of keeping safe or the state of being kept safe; protection.
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  1. The act of keeping safe or the state of being kept safe; protection.
  2. A keeping or being kept in safety; protection or custody
  3. (US) not returning checks; a system wherein banks keep checks (cheques) that people write, rather than returning them to the account holder with their monthly statement.
A promise or guarantee, an act that inspires confidence.
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  1. A promise or guarantee, an act that inspires confidence.
  2. Belief in one's own abilities; self-confidence
  3. Freedom from doubt; certainty about something:
The quality or state of being impregnable; invincibility.
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  1. (Law, dated) reinsurance
  2. The act of confirming someone's opinion or impression
  3. The feeling of being reassured, of having confidence restored, of having apprehensions dispelled
A group or department of private guards:
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  1. A group or department of private guards:
  2. Measures adopted, as by a business or homeowner, to prevent a crime such as burglary or assault:
  3. Measures adopted to prevent escape:
Resistance to change, deterioration, or displacement.
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  1. Resistance to change, deterioration, or displacement.
  2. The ability of an object, such as a ship or aircraft, to maintain equilibrium or resume its original, upright position after displacement, as by the sea or strong winds.
  3. The capacity of an object to return to equilibrium or to its original position after having been displaced
The ability to deal with difficult situations or to maintain a moral or intellectual position:
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  1. The ability to deal with difficult situations or to maintain a moral or intellectual position:
  2. Operative effectiveness or potency:
  3. Cogency or persuasiveness:
The military, governmental, and industrial complex, especially as it authorizes and manages weaponry production.
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  1. The military, governmental, and industrial complex, especially as it authorizes and manages weaponry production.
  2. Justification or support by speech or writing; vindication
  3. A fact or law that provides a full or partial exoneration of the defendant against the charges or claims made in a lawsuit or prosecution.
A person who protects, keeps watch, or acts as a sentinel:
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  1. A person who protects, keeps watch, or acts as a sentinel:
  2. Protection; watch:
  3. An honor guard.
A preserving or being preserved
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  1. A preserving or being preserved
  2. The act of preserving; care to preserve; act of keeping from destruction, decay or any ill.
A person who rules a kingdom during the minority of a sovereign.
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  1. A person who rules a kingdom during the minority of a sovereign.
  2. One who protects; a guardian.
  3. A device that protects; a guard.
A permit or pass allowing safe passage
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  1. A permit or pass allowing safe passage
  2. A protective stipulation, as in a contract.
  3. (--- Now Rare) A convoy or guard
Measures adopted, as by a business or homeowner, to prevent a crime such as burglary or assault:
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  1. Measures adopted, as by a business or homeowner, to prevent a crime such as burglary or assault:
  2. A group or department of private guards:
  3. Measures adopted to prevent escape:
A structure or arrangement of metal plates or mesh designed to protect a piece of electronic equipment from electrostatic or magnetic interference.
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  1. A structure or arrangement of metal plates or mesh designed to protect a piece of electronic equipment from electrostatic or magnetic interference.
  2. A broad piece of armor made of rigid material and strapped to the arm or carried in the hand for protection against hurled or thrusted weapons.
  3. A decorative emblem that often serves to identify an organization or a government.
A room or division of a hospital set apart for a specific class or group of patients
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  1. A room or division of a hospital set apart for a specific class or group of patients
  2. A person for whom a guardian has legal responsibility, or one over whose property a guardian has responsibility. Title to legal property remains with the ward, although he or she may not enter into any contracts involving same.
  3. A means of defense or protection
A place where one is safe and secure; refuge
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  1. A place where one is safe and secure; refuge
  2. A place offering protection and safety; a shelter.
  3. A place of refuge, sanctuary, or shelter, especially an institution for the maintenance and care of people requiring special assistance. A place of refuge, sanctuary, or shelter, especially an institution for the maintenance and care of people requiring special assistance.
A cover charge.
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  1. A cover charge.
  2. (Music) A cover version.
  3. Strategic protection given by armed units during hostile action:
(Ornithology) Any of the small feathers covering a particular area of a bird, as the bases of the larger feathers of a wing or tail
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  1. (Ornithology) Any of the small feathers covering a particular area of a bird, as the bases of the larger feathers of a wing or tail
  2. A covered or protected place; shelter
  3. A covering or cover.
A protected inlet, or branch of a sea, lake, etc., where ships can anchor, esp. one with port facilities
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  1. A protected inlet, or branch of a sea, lake, etc., where ships can anchor, esp. one with port facilities
  2. A sheltered part of a body of water deep enough to provide anchorage for ships.
  3. A place of refuge, safety, etc.; retreat; shelter
A harbor or anchorage; a port.
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  1. A harbor or anchorage; a port.
  2. A place of refuge or rest; a sanctuary.
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  1. A state of safety, protection or shelter.
  2. A place providing protection or shelter:
  3. Protection or shelter, as from danger or hardship:
An organized group withdrawal from regular activities for a given purpose, as by colleagues meeting away from the office and engaging in exercises for promoting teamwork, creativity, etc.
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  1. An organized group withdrawal from regular activities for a given purpose, as by colleagues meeting away from the office and engaging in exercises for promoting teamwork, creativity, etc.
  2. A place affording peace, quiet, privacy, or security.
  3. The act or process of moving back or away, especially from something hazardous, formidable, or unpleasant:
A holy place, as a building set aside for worship of the divinity or of one or more deities
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  1. A holy place, as a building set aside for worship of the divinity or of one or more deities
  2. A particularly holy place within a church or temple, as the part around the altar, the holy of holies in the Jewish Temple, etc.
  3. A place of refuge or protection; asylum: orig., fugitives from justice were immune from arrest in churches or other sacred places
The state of being covered or protected; protection; refuge
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  1. The state of being covered or protected; protection; refuge
  2. A refuge, haven or other cover or protection from something.
  3. Something that covers or protects; protection, or place affording protection, as from the elements or danger
Find another word for protection. In this page you can discover 38 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for protection, like: camouflage, shield, screen, certainty, safeguard, safekeeping, assurance, invulnerability, impregnability, reassurance and security.