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Princeton's WordNet

  1. protectedadjective

    kept safe or defended from danger or injury or loss

    "the most protected spot I could find"

  2. protected, savedadjective

    guarded from injury or destruction

Wiktionary

  1. protectedadjective

    defended.

  2. protectedadjective

    Having the protected access modifier, indicating that a program element is accessible to subclasses but not to the program in general.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Protected

    of Protect

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  1. Protected

    Protected is a 1975 documentary film, narrated by Don Brady and Sydney born producer Robert Hughes. The film was directed by Alessandro Cavadini. It was an exposé of the ill-treatment of Aboriginal workers by white men. The details of what life was like for Indigenous Australians on Palm Island became more widely known when Allessandro Cavadini and Carolyn Strachan recreated the strike in 1957 by hundreds of the Island’s residents even though there was huge resistance from local authorities. Some 22 years later in 2007, Aboriginal activist, and convicted Palm Island rioter Lex Wotton presented a screening of the film to the Film Fanatics society at Petersham Bowling Club. He recalled watching the film as a schoolboy and seeing his father on film. He said that screening opened his eyes to the way "things were different on Palm". He also said "There are numerous things that people haven't documented but this [film] was one thing that brought what was happening to the indigenous people to the attention of the wider community.

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    Rank popularity for the word 'protected' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4470

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of protected in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of protected in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of protected in a Sentence

  1. Francis Ambroise:

    The company has supply contracts preventing sellers from sourcing their maize from the forest or any other protected area, we work with (environmental group) Fanamby to control our suppliers, respect the contracts' clauses and to ensure the traceability of our maize supply ... using maize from protected areas would be against what we consider to be our society responsibility.

  2. Eric Feinberg:

    YouTube cannot protect a Facebook company, Instagram, from appearing on extremist content, if Google cannot protect Facebook, how can any brand expect to be protected from their ad appearing with extremist content.

  3. Anthony Fauci:

    That's the reason why we and other rich countries have to exert what I think is a moral responsibility to help the rest of the world get this under control, a year from now we'll be in really much better shape than we are now, but there'll be other countries that won't be. The quicker we get the rest of the world protected, the more secure will our protection be.

  4. Joaquin Castro:

    It's government taking action through the President against political speech, and political speech is among the most protected speech under First Amendment law.

  5. Gooding Jr.:

    It highlighted the dichotomy between how white folks and black folks experience law enforcement. I feel like one group feels protected and served and the other group not so much.

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