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Synonyms for protect

keep someone safe


Synonyms for protect

to keep safe from danger, attack, or harm

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For example, Robert Wood Johnson IV, the successor to the Johnson & Johnson dynasty, and many other high net worth individuals used foreign trusts not only to protect assets but as a tax shelter "sold" by an accounting firm that was quite aggressive.
The initial implementation capacity is based on the amount of compressed data to protect.
If your accounting software's supporting documentation states that it requires local administrator privileges or power user privileges in the Windows desktop, it is not helping you protect your desktop.
Hoult case of 2004 that the anti-alienation provisions of ERISA and the Internal Revenue Code don't protect pension benefits that already have been removed from retirement plans and distributed to plan participants or beneficiaries.
Political risk insurance can be tailored to cover many different risks (see "Political Risk Insurance Defined," page 56), but can be boiled down into two basic types: confiscation coverage, which protects an insured in case a foreign country confiscates its goods of equipment, and contract frustration coverage, which protects an insured in case a foreign government refuses to pay a contract or interferes with a contract's being completed.
The group also worked with city fathers to identify and protect "heritage trees," those that reflect the values, heritage, traditions, and culture of any given community.
In the preface to the NRC report, Dick Thornberg, committee chair, chides school officials and others for seeking "surrogates to fulfill the responsibilities of training and supervision needed to truly protect children from inappropriate sexual materials on the Internet.
But some backcountry users say there are better ways to protect against development and still allow recreational uses.
Protect against: Hepatitis B, virus that can cause death or long-term liver problems.
The product also provides faster content scanning and enhanced centralized management of desktop anti-virus software to ensure that new viruses and malicious code threats neither enter nor leave their corporate network, protecting businesses from both costly network downtime and liability from a virus outbreak protects companies from disguised threats.
Last year, lawmakers introduced seven bills that would protect people with genetic risk factors from discrimination in employment or insurance coverage or both.
A computer mouse pad also publicizes the hotline, while reminding users how to protect their equipment and the information it contains.
One of the more burdensome tasks confronting hospital administrators and defense counsel in hospital liability cases is attempting to protect sensitive or confidential information contained in hospital records.
Congress is taking to protect consumers and companies from identity theft but warns it is still the responsibility of all companies and individuals to proactively protect their data files.
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