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Adj.1.shock-absorbent - having the capacity to absorb the energy of an impact; "the material absorbs shock and is used for shock-absorbent insoles"
absorbent, absorptive - having power or capacity or tendency to absorb or soak up something (liquids or energy etc.); "as absorbent as a sponge"
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An inner liner of shock-absorbent thermoplastic polyurethane protects the phone against drops, while a stitch-patterned bezel around the front edge protects the screen.
He added that the the GST-S100's bezel features shock-absorbent resin in an upper layer that is set in a lower layer of fine resin.
Keep your tootsies safe in these leather upper double-density boots with shock-absorbent soles.
99 (10 pack) SAFETY DEALER BOOTS Keep your tootsies safe in these leather upper double-density boots with shock-absorbent soles.
On exiting the weigh hoppers, the dumplings, each weighing about 13g, are prevented from colliding with each other by a shock-absorbent plastic pole suspended in the discharge chute.
99, this product has an ultra-durable, shock-absorbent tapered-edge surface that vanishes after easy application to provide a bubble-free barrier and sensitive touchscreen responsiveness.
However, there is a rubberised, shock-absorbent lining encircling the corners and the rim of the case.
The entire floor of the exhibition is covered with pieces of shock-absorbent black rubber, and the pedestals and vitrines are covered with layers of gray felt .
The test was designed to measure the shock-absorbent capacity of 130 banks across Europe, both under current economic projections -- the baseline scenario, with minimum capital requirements at 8 per cent -- and significantly deteriorating ones -- the adverse scenario, requiring a minimum of 5.
The panelists raised myriad issues related to coatings and the auto industry, such as experimentation in the substrates auto manufacturers are using (carbon composites, biobased plastics), the challenges in designing more shock-absorbent coatings, and increases in the variety of paint colors used on cars internationally.
With a guide leading the way, we were given a helmet and bikes with highly shock-absorbent wheels.
The secret to this Quad-Proof Design is a combination of shock-absorbent internal construction, water-tight gasket-protected body casing, as well as a durable rubber outer skin that helps guard ADIXXION and your recordings from rough environments.