protects meaning


    Definition of protects in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFprotectPRprotectingPT, PPprotectedPREprot-
    1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of protect.
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      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • The Merck nonavalent HPV vaccine that is currently being tested would be better than both of these, because it protects from infection from 9 HPV types but would still not impact on all HPV types.
        • Compared with vehicle-treated controls, rapamycin protected against the tau-induced neuronal loss, synaptotoxicity, reactive microgliosis and astrogliosis, and activation of innate neuroimmunity.
        • In its elongated form, the shen ring became the cartouche which enclosed and protected a royal name.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Verb forms
          • Verb singular forms
            • Third-person singular forms

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      1. en protect
      Source: Wiktionary

      Meaning of protects for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "protects" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
      Definiteness: Level 1
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