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He protectively brought it back to his room, where he fed it banana and gently wrapped it in a warm cloth.
It is obvious that all three of these diversely plumaged species cannot be protectively coloured.The Making of Species|Douglas Dewar
In the room, Julia laid her hand gently, protectively over the hand of Cyril Scott.Aaron's Rod|D. H. Lawrence
The single copy is kept in a great vault, built of indestructible metals, and protectively sheathed to last for all Time.The Women-Stealers of Thrayx|Fox B. Holden