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SAT Multiple Choice Questions - List 29

SAT - Flashcards - Multiple Choice Questions - SHOW ME LIST 29

Definition:

(noun) payment extorted by gangsters on threat of violence; "every store in the neighborhood had to pay him #######"

(noun) the activity of protecting someone or something; "the witnesses demanded police #######"

(noun) the imposition of duties or quotas on imports in order to protect domestic industry against foreign competition; "he made trade ####### a plank in the party platform"

(noun) kindly endorsement and guidance; "the tournament was held under the auspices of the city council"

(noun) a covering that is intend to protect from damage or injury; "they had no ####### from the fallout"; "wax provided ####### for the floors"

(noun) defense against financial failure; financial independence; "his pension gave him security in his old age"; "insurance provided ####### against loss of wages due to illness"

(noun) the condition of being protected; "they were huddled together for #######"; "he enjoyed a sense of peace and ####### in his new home"

 

** Please Select the best Word that fits the definition in the left column

PROTECTION
PRINCIPLE
INCOMPATIBLE
INFREQUENT
DOUBLET