shellproof

adjective
shell·​proof | \ ˈshel-ˌprüf How to pronounce shellproof (audio) \

Definition of shellproof

: capable of resisting shells or bombs

First Known Use of shellproof

circa 1859, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of shellproof was circa 1859

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“Shellproof.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shellproof. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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