Meaning of “protector” in the English Dictionary

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"protector" in British English

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protectornoun [ C ]

uk /prəˈtek.tər/ us /prəˈtek.tɚ/

(Definition of “protector” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"protector" in American English

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protectornoun [ C ]

us /prəˈtek·tər/

someone or something that protects people or things from injury or damage:

After his parents died, he became the protector of his sisters.
A $20 surge protector can save your computer.

(Definition of “protector” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)