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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Obtected \Ob*tect"ed\, a. [L. obtectus, p. p. of obtegere to cover over.] 1. Covered; protected. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] 2. (Zool.) Covered with a hard chitinous case, as the pupa of certain flies; also called obtect. [1913 Webster +PJC]