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bulletproof

1. adjective Resilient or impervious to bullets, as of fabric or other material. That bulletproof vest saved my life!
2. adjective Resistant to mishandling, abuse, damage, error, or malfunction. Don't worry about breaking the phone, these new models are bulletproof! We've developed a bulletproof computer program that even the most non-computer-savvy person will be able to use!
3. adjective Extremely well planned or thought out, such as to be impervious to criticism or failure. We have a bulletproof plan for tackling poverty in the neighborhood. My thesis proposal is absolutely bulletproof.
4. verb To make resilient or impervious to bullets, as of fabric or other material. After crime rates rose in the city, many stores began bulletproofing their windows and doors.
5. verb To make resistant to mishandling, abuse, damage, error, or malfunction. Don't worry about breaking the phone, these new models have been totally bulletproofed! We've bulletproofed our latest computer program so that even the most non-computer-savvy person will be able to use it!
6. verb To plan or think something out so well as to be impervious to criticism or failure. Make sure you bulletproof your plan before you submit it to the developers. I spent an extra two weeks totally bulletproofing my doctoral thesis.
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The IPL organisers were also trying to hire bullet-proof vehicles, but they are mainly used by politicians, who have their own security concerns in the thick of campaigning for the general election, which starts on April 16.
And that's why Emily Schultheis, 13, started Protect Our Pups, a campaign to raise money so police dogs can wear bullet-proof vests.
Corian, a material most often used for kitchen sinks and countertops, and Kevlar, the composite fiber that makes bullet-proof vests bullet proof, may be making their way into automotive interiors within the next five years.
The diverse characteristics of Twaron render it ideal for use in the field of ballistic protection, such as in bullet-proof vests, as reinforcing material in optical fiber cables and tires, and as asbestos replacement in brakes and gaskets, according to the company.
His friend Pier Luigi Grazia is director of a company making specialized vehicles such as ambulances and bullet-proof vans.
With Bullet-Proof Your Employee Handbook you will fix the 10 disastrous mistakes found in almost every employee handbook and protect against today's newest trends in litigation.
ISLAMABAD -- Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday sought reply from respondents in a case regarding the provision of bullet-proof vehicle to former chief justice Iftikhar Mohammad Chaudhry.
Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) raised the question about the bullet-proof car of Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudry.
The embassy said : "The General Authority of Civil Aviation in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has confirmed that the aircraft was chartered by Saudi Arabian Airline, carrying bullet-proof cars and its final destination is Murtala Muhammad Airport, Lagos, Nigeria.
After spending billions on erecting monuments and constructing parks with statues of her as well as her mentor, Kanshi Ram, now public money is being spent on making her residence as well as the BSP office in the state capital, Lucknow, bullet-proof.
According to gardai, gangland criminals are now routinely wearing bullet-proof vests and, according to the Garda Press Office, it is not an offence to own or possess antiballistic protection.
ISLAMABAD, September 04, 2009 (Balochistan Times): Following the murder attempt on Federal Religious Minister Hamid Saeed Kazmi, few days back, Members of the Cabinet have requested Interior Ministry to intensify their security besides providing bullet-proof vehicles for their safety.
SIR ALEX FERGUSON begins his bid for an unprecedented fourth successive English league crown today by admitting: "Even I'm not bullet-proof.
SCIENTISTS are developing bullet-proof turbans so Sikh police can carry guns.
Made of white cotton and featuring the word "Polizei" along the seam, the bras are meant to better protect police women who wear bullet-proof vests.