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prot-

1.
variant of proto- before a vowel:
protamine.

Prot.

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British Dictionary definitions for prot

prot-

combining form
1.
a variant of proto-

Prot.

abbreviation
1.
Protestant
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Prot

n.

colloquial shortening of Protestant (n.), used by Catholics, often contemptuous.

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prot in Medicine

prot- pref.
Variant of proto-.

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Related Abbreviations for prot

Prot.

Protestant
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