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verb [T] (PROTECT)    /ˈɪn.sjʊ.leɪt/
to protect someone or something from harmful experiences or influences : Children should be insulated from the horrors of war . Until recently the country's economy has been insulated from recession by its reserves of raw materials .Defending and protectingBacking, supporting and defendingPreserving and saving
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