- Also shock-proof. (of timepieces, machinery, etc.) protected against damage resulting from anticipated shocks.
- to protect (timepieces, machinery, etc.) against damage resulting from anticipated shocks.
Origin of shockproof
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- capable of absorbing shock without damagea shockproof watch
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