protect

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protect(
pruh
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tehkt
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (to provide protection for)
a. proteger
My father tried his best to protect us from reality.Mi padre intentó por todos los medios protegernos de la realidad.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
2. (to provide protection)
a. proteger
It is a moisturizer that also protects against UV rays.Es una crema hidratante que además protege de los rayos ultravioletas.
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protect
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (general)
a. proteger
a protected speciesuna especie protegida
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protect [prəˈtekt]
transitive verb
proteger;against contra;from de
protected species especie (f) protegida
In England thrushes are a protected species
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