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childproof

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adjective child·proof \ˈchīl(d)-ˌprüf\

Definition of childproof

  1. 1 :  designed to prevent tampering or opening by children childproof pill bottles

  2. 2 :  made safe for children (as by safe storage of dangerous materials) a childproof home

First Known Use of childproof

1889


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childproof

verb child·proof

Definition of childproof

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to make childproof childproof a house

Examples of childproof in a Sentence

  1. The article has tips on how to childproof a home.

First Known Use of childproof

1941


CHILDPROOF Defined for English Language Learners

childproof

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adjective

Definition of childproof for English Language Learners

  • : made so that a child cannot open it

  • : made safe for children

childproof

verb

Definition of childproof for English Language Learners

  • : to make (a place) safe for children


CHILDPROOF Defined for Kids

childproof

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adjective child·proof \ˈchīld-ˌprüf\

Definition of childproof for Students

  1. 1 :  made to prevent opening by children a childproof bottle

  2. 2 :  made safe for children a childproof house



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