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variant of proto- before a vowel: protamine.

Prot.

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prot-

combining form

a variant of proto-

Prot.

abbreviation for

Protestant
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Word Origin and History for prot

Prot

n.

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

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Medicine definitions for prot

prot-

pref.

Variant ofproto-
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