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to keep safe from danger, attack, or harm

to support against arguments, attack, or criticism

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protect against a challenge or attack

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protect or fight for as a champion

be the defense counsel for someone in a trial

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state or assert

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Defend Insurance Group provides speciality insurance solutions for the automotive sector including extended warranties, GAP, and other innovative products.
"Every match we play we have the same pressure, but this was the first time when we defended a low score.
We defend Ruto's right of movement not because we intend to vote for him in 2022 but because our right to vote or not vote for whomever we want will be abrogated if his right to come to our areas and campaign is denied.
In the third rubber too, Pakistan had failed to defend 359.
Councillor Kathryn Silk said: "It's really disappointing to see the authority has not defended a decision of the committee.
The Governor-elect said that: 'On behalf of myself, the Deputy Governor-elect, Baba Tela and the Peoples Democratic Party, (PDP) of Bauchi state, I hereby inaugurate the legal team to fight for us at the tribunal.' On his part, the leading counsel, Uche, expressed optimism that his candidate will emerge victorious at the tribunal saying: 'Our team is in Bauchi to defend the electoral mandate of Bala Mohammed, that has been given to him freely and voluntarily by the people of Bauchi State.'
Djokovic, currently at world number 10 with 3,355 points, could end the year among the top two or three if Nadal and Federer falter as the Serbian has no points to defend in the second half of the campaign.
"I play for the team and I try to do my best and I hope I will score some goals and Miro Klose will be at home a little nervous sitting on the couch, that will be great for my team, but I'm very relaxed, the goal is to defend as a team."Following their clash with Mexico, Germany face Sweden and South Korea in Group F.
Wong will be defending her Bukit Lanjan seat while Daroyah will defend her Sementa state seat.
They could then have settled for 150 or so when the wickets started falling but they should have had an idea regarding what sort of total their bowlers could defend on this pitch.' Former Pakistan all-rounder Abdul Razzaq said the bowlers would have been able to defend a total of 140 or more if the batsmen had done their job.
I want to defend first of all because that is the basis for everything.
When we defend high, like we do in the majority of our home games, we don't have a problem.
'It's either we defend everyone's democracy and liberties, or we leave our own vulnerable to attack.'
It is said in the letter that why the directives in writing were issued to Pakistan embassies in other countries to defend Sharif family after announcement of Panama case verdict.