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shockproof

adjective shock·proof \ˈshäk-ˌprüf\

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

Full Definition of SHOCKPROOF

1
:  incapable of being shocked
2
a :  resistant to damage by shock
b :  unlikely to cause shock :  protectively insulated <a shockproof switch>

Examples of SHOCKPROOF

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

First Known Use of SHOCKPROOF

1911

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