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protector

noun

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someone that protects
  • the quarterback counted on the right guard as his main protector

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The first known use of protector was in the 14th century

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“Protector.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/protector. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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