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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. (transitive) To defend; to shield.
  • adj. Protected; defended, enshielded.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To defend, as with a shield; to shield.
  • adj. Shielded; enshielded.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To shield; cover; protect.

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