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Noun
A person or thing providing protection
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“Sun-protective clothing provides a better shield than sunscreen since it never rubs off or requires reapplying.”
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A broad piece of metal or another suitable material, held by straps or a handle attached on one side, used as a protection against blows or missiles
“The savior's novice guard cape floated in the same direction as his hair and pants, and he unconsciously removed the new shield from its back straps.”
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A heraldic device or symbolic object as a distinctive badge of a nation, organization, or family
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Something serving to hide or disguise something (else)
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An award or accolade bestowed to a victor or champion
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A protective layer over a body intended to deflect or diffuse damaging forces
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Lack of susceptibility, or of capacity to feel or perceive
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The state of being insulated
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Any hard coating, bonded onto the outside of something to add protection
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The projecting edge around the bottom of a hat
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A mechanism or means by which conception as a result of sexual intercourse can be prevented or made less likely
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Protection
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A piece of cloth or other material used to mend or strengthen a torn or weak point
Verb
To protect or shield from harm or danger
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“Cylindrical ducts shield the propellers.”
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To shut off from view
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To separate or isolate
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Show or prove to be right, reasonable, or justified
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To accompany and look after or supervise
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To coat with a (typically metallic) layer
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