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- adj. defended.
- adj. Having the protected access modifier, indicating that a program element is accessible to subclasses but not to the program in general.
- v. Simple past tense and past participle of protect.
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- adj. guarded from injury or destruction
- adj. kept safe or defended from danger or injury or loss
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