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Protector vs. Protecter

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Protectornoun

Someone who protects or guards, by assignment or on their own initiative.

Protecternoun

obsolete spelling of protector

Protectornoun

A device or mechanism which is designed to protect.

Protectornoun

One who prevents interference.

Protectornoun

A state or other subject under international law, exercising a protectorate over another subject in international law.

Protectornoun

One having the care of the kingdom during the king's minority; a regent.

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Protectornoun

(Roman Catholic) A cardinal, from one of the more considerable Roman Catholic nations, who looks after the interests of his people at Rome; also, a cardinal who has the same relation to a college, religious order, etc.

Protectornoun

One who, or that which, defends or shields from injury, evil, oppression, etc.; a defender; a guardian; a patron.

‘For the world's protector shall be known.’;

Protectornoun

One having the care of the kingdom during the king's minority; a regent.

‘Is it concluded he shall be protector !’;

Protectornoun

A cardinal, from one of the more considerable Roman Catholic nations, who looks after the interests of his people at Rome; also, a cardinal who has the same relation to a college, religious order, etc.

Protectornoun

a person who cares for persons or property

Protectornoun

a person or thing that protects someone or something

‘a man who became her protector, adviser, and friend’; ‘ear protectors’;

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Protectornoun

a regent in charge of a kingdom during the minority, absence, or incapacity of the sovereign

‘the King's uncle became Protector’;

Protectornoun

the title of the head of state in England during the later period of the Commonwealth between 1653 and 1659, first Oliver Cromwell (1653–8), then his son Richard (1658–9).

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