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1786, in the meaning defined above
French, from past participle of protéger to protect, from Middle French, from Latin protegere
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19 Sep 2020
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“Protégé.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prot%C3%A9g%C3%A9. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.
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