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[bom-proof] /ˈbɒmˌpruf/
strong enough to resist the impact and explosive force of bombs or shells:
a bombproof shelter.
verb (used with object)
to make bombproof.
Origin of bombproof
1695-1705; bomb + -proof Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Heaviest-duty jacket in the collection, with down-filled warmth and a burly, bombproof construction.
  • Some soldiers admitted to seeking a bombproof position or to skulking.
  • bombproof receptacles may be required outside secure areas.
  • Demolition of the transmitter building with the bombproof walls will be complicated.
  • In the center are parade ground and space for quarters and bombproof magazine.
  • Completed a feasibility study for alternative warhead case designs and small-scale bombproof testing of explosive candidates.

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