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also pro·te·gee  (prō′tə-zhā′, prō′tə-zhā′)
A woman or girl whose welfare, training, or career is promoted by an influential person.

[French, feminine of protégé, protégé; see protégé.]
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(ˈproʊ təˌʒeɪ, ˌproʊ təˈʒeɪ)

n., pl. -gées.
a woman or girl under the patronage, protection, or care of someone interested in her career or welfare.
[1770–80; < French, feminine of protégé protégé]
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Noun1.protegee - a woman protege
protege - a person who receives support and protection from an influential patron who furthers the protege's career
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[ˈprɒteʒeɪ] Nprotegida f, ahijada f
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[ˈprɒtəʒeɪ] nprotégée f
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