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protector

History a person who exercised royal authority during the minority, absence, or incapacity of the monarch

protector

[prə′tek·tər]
(electricity)
Device to protect equipment or personnel from high voltages or currents.
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The protectors make you sweat and there's a danger riders will become dehydrated.
Since 1974, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has used the Noise Reduction Rating (NRR) as its yardstick to measure hearing protector effectiveness in reducing noise levels.
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The most effective hard protector decreased the average peak force of the blow by 80%, compared with a direct hit to the soft tissue without any hip protection.
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Prevention of hip fracture in elderly people with use of a hip protector.
Kiel, who said he had no financial interest in any brand of hip protector.
In the control group, only 11 subjects remained after 1 year which explains a greater number of falls in the hip protector group.
There are three kinds of mouth protectors available: (1) the ready-made or stock mouth protector: (2) the mouthformed protector; and (3) the custommade protector.
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Parliament also welcomes the decision of the Public Protector not to defend the court review of her report, a move which augurs well for our continued efforts to advance our democracy, in keeping with our Constitution.
With a mattress protector, people can guard themselves from the allergens inside their bed.