child-resistant

[ chahyld-ri-zis-tuhnt ]
/ ˈtʃaɪld rɪˌzɪs tənt /

adjective

that resists being opened, tampered with, or damaged by a child; childproof: a child-resistant medicine cabinet.

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Origin of child-resistant

First recorded in 1970–75
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