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shockproof

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adjective shock·proof \ˈshäk-ˌprüf\

Simple Definition of shockproof

  • : not damaged if dropped, hit, etc. : resistant to shock

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of shockproof

  1. 1 :  incapable of being shocked

  2. 2a :  resistant to damage by shockb :  unlikely to cause shock :  protectively insulated <a shockproof switch>

Examples of shockproof in a sentence

  1. The watch is supposed to be waterproof and shockproof.



1911

First Known Use of shockproof

1911


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