noun, plural prot·a·ses [prot-uh-seez]. /ˈprɒt əˌsiz/.
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The apodosis (qu'est-ce que je ferais) is omitted and only the protasis is expressed.Contes Franais|Douglas Labaree Buffum
Positing what protasis would the contraction for such several schemes become a natural and necessary apodosis?Ulysses|James Joyce
It is a protasis of the complex order, as M. Lysidas used to say.A Tour Through The Pyrenees|Hippolyte Adolphe Taine
It went off, as G. assured M., exactly as the opening act of a piece—the protasis—should do.
It is the custom of lovers to abuse of the gorgiaques figures from the very protasis and exordium.