Examples of protection in a Sentence
He fights for the protection of the environment.
Hard hats provide protection for the workers' heads.
The witness was placed under police protection.
Recent Examples of protection from the Web
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., told CBS Tuesday Democrats can prove that Kavanaugh's confirmation would lead to a court that repeals women’s reproductive freedom and the ACA's protections for people with pre-existing conditions.
The woman who lives there had a personal protection order against the man due to prior domestic violence, police.
If the Supreme Court took them up, Kavanaugh's opposition to regulating internet service providers could close the book on net neutrality protections for a generation.
And the administration has abandoned its defense in federal court of the ACA’s protections for Americans with preexisting medical conditions, forcing a coalition of states to step in with a defense.
In selecting Judge Brett Kavanaugh for the Supreme Court, President Trump has put reproductive rights and freedoms and health care protections for millions of Americans on the judicial chopping block.
That occurred during President George W. Bush’s 2004 visit to the Rogue Valley, when fighter planes deployed flares as general protection for Air Force One from possible ground-to-surface missiles during landing, Lucas says.
The agreements regularly undermine the accountability of the powerful and protection for the public.
The Senate bills involve gun-violence prevention orders, risk protection orders, expanding the background-check system and an assault-weapons ban.
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PROTECTION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of protection for English Language Learners
: the state of being kept from harm, loss, etc. : the state of being protected
: something that keeps a person or thing from being harmed, lost, etc. : something that protects someone or something
: a device (such as a condom) that is used during sex to prevent pregnancy or the spread of diseases
PROTECTION Defined for Kids
Definition of protection for Students
legal Definition of protection
- entitled to constitutional protection
- protection of endangered species
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