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Definition of Protective

Protective
Protective Pro*tect"ive, a. [Cf. F. protectif.] Affording protection; sheltering; defensive. `` The favor of a protective Providence.' --Feltham. Protective coloring (Zo["o]l.), coloring which serves for the concealment and preservation of a living organism. Cf. Mimicry. --Wallace. Protective tariff (Polit. Econ.), a tariff designed to secure protection (see Protection, 4.), as distinguished from a tariff designed to raise revenue. See Tariff, and Protection, 4.

Meaning of Protective from wikipedia

- Personal protective equipment (PPE) is protective clothing, helmets, goggles, or other garments or equipment designed to protect the wearer's body from...
- loss by means of insurance and from injury or discomfort by the use of protective clothing. They further protect their property by the installation of security...
- engineering, a protective relay is a relay device designed to trip a circuit breaker when a fault is detected.:4 The first protective relays were electromagnetic...
- Protective Life Corporation is a financial service holding company in Birmingham, Alabama. The company's primary subsidiary, Protective Life Insurance...
- Protective custody is a type of imprisonment (or care) to protect a person from harm, either from outside sources or other prisoners. Many administrators...
- A protective colloid is a lyophilic colloid that when present in small quantities keeps lyophobic colloids from precipitating under the coagulating action...
- MOPP (an acronym for "Mission Oriented Protective Posture"; pronounced "mop") is protective gear used by U.S. military personnel in a toxic environment...
- five departments: commander and adjutant, political affairs division, protective custody, administration, and medical personnel. By 1935, Himmler secured...
- The Federal Protective Service (FPS) is the uniformed security police division of the United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS). FPS is "the...
- C. The protective mission includes protective operations to coordinate manpower and logistics with state and local law enforcement, protective advances...
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