Definition of protective:
lifesaving, safe, self-protective, tender, tutelar, contraceptive, sound, tutelary, overprotective, fiduciary, careful, preventive, restrictive, protecting, custodial, antifertility, precautionary, on the defensive, guardian, antifouling, shielding, caring, cautionary, safety-related, help, preserving, conserving, avoidable, covering, allow, innocuous, preventable, preventative, controllable, rescue, evasive, preservative, harmless, conservative, prophylactic.
- "Winding Paths", Gertrude Page.
In Florida the chairman of the state committee of the People's Party, went so far on the eve of the election as to advise all members of the party to vote for McKinley; and in Texas there was an organized bolt of a large part of the Populists to the Republican party, notwithstanding its gold standard and protective tariff platform.- "The Agrarian Crusade A Chronicle of the Farmer in Politics", Solon J. Buck.
- "Johnstone of the Border", Harold Bindloss.