- protected against the explosive effect of shells or bombs.
Origin of shellproof
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Built by the Germans, no labour had been spared to make it shellproof and comfortable.With the Ulster Division in France
Arthur Purefoy Irwin Samuels
- designed, intended, or able to resist shellfire
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