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Protection - Nsirhelelo

Protection is an English word meaning "Nsirhelelo" in Xitsonga. Item has no rating. Help improve content quality by rating below.

Definition of protection
- Protection n
- The activity of protecting someone or something; "the witnesses demanded police protection"
- A covering that is intend to protect from damage or injury; "they had no protection from the fallout"; "wax provided protection for the floors" [syn: {protective covering}, {protective cover}]
- Defense against financial failure; financial independence; "his pension gave him security in his old age"; "insurance provided protection against loss of wages due to illness" [syn: {security}]
- The condition of being protected; "they were huddled together for protection"; "he enjoyed a sense of peace and protection in his new home" [syn: {shelter}]
- Kindly endorsement and guidance; "the tournament was held under the auspices of the city council" [syn: {auspices}, {aegis}]
- The imposition of duties or quotas on imports in order to protect domestic industry against foreign competition; "he made trade protection a plank in the party platform" [syn: {trade protection}]
- Payment extorted by gangsters on threat of violence; "every store in the neighborhood had to pay him protection" [syn: {tribute}]
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