safety glass

noun
|Updated on: 12 Jul 2018

Definition of safety glass

: transparent material that is made by laminating a sheet of transparent plastic between sheets of clear glass and is used especially for windows (as of automobiles) likely to be subjected to shock or impact

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First Known Use of safety glass

1912

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Definition of safety glass for English Language Learners

  • : a type of strong glass that breaks into tiny pieces that are not sharp when it is hit hard


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