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noun protection pronunciation in British English /prəˈtekʃ(ə)n/
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pluralprotections
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  1. 1
    [uncountable] the process of keeping someone or something safe, or the condition of being kept safe
    protection of: the protection of intellectual property rights
    protection against: A healthy diet should provide protection against disease.
    protection from: The company filed for court protection from its creditors.

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a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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