Protection is the being secured by one or more people. It is the act of being protected.Protection is also considered as one who protects.It can be a pass for safe conduct for a person or a thing.Protection is being somewhere and you feel safe around the person or people. protection is when you and/or other people is being defend by an other person and/or military, animal, laws,etc...
"On the contrary, we have come to bring our protection, not only to your persons but also to your property, to promote your prosperity and bring you the privileges and blessings of the liberal institutions of our government." - Nelson A. Miles, Major-General Commander, Army of the United States, 1898 "Working women have the same need to protection that working men have; the ballot is as necessary for one class as to the other; we do not believe that with the two sexes there is identity of function; but we do believe there should be equality of right." Speech, National Convention of the Progressive Party, Chicago, IL, August 6, 1912