childproof

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child·proof

 (chīld′pro͞of′)
adj.
1. Designed to resist tampering by young children: a childproof aspirin bottle.
2. Made safe for young children, as by the removal or alteration of potential hazards: a childproof kitchen.
tr.v. child·proofed, child·proof·ing, child·proofs
To make childproof: childproof a house.
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childproof

(ˈtʃaɪldpruːf) or

child proof

adj
designed to eliminate or minimize hazards to children
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child′proof`

or child′-proof`,



adj.
1. incapable of being opened, tampered with, or operated by a child.
2. made free of hazard for a child.
v.t.
3. to make childproof.
[1955–60]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.childproof - make safe against children; "childproof the apartment"
proof - make resistant (to harm); "proof the materials against shrinking in the dryer"
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Translations

childproof

[ˈtʃaɪldˌpruːf] ADJa prueba de niños
child-proof (door) lockcerradura f de seguridad para niños
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

childproof

child proof [ˈtʃaɪldpruːf] adj
childproof lock → sécurité f enfantchild psychologist npsychologue mf pour enfantschild rearing néducation f des enfants
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

childproof

adj a prueba de niños
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Her earliest novels were classified as "chick lit" (whatever that means), but behind the wedding chat of "Something Borrowed" (2005) and the pregnancy panic of "Baby Proof" (2006) readers saw their own lives and concerns: What will happen to my friendships now that I'm committing to a spouse?
In "Baby Proof: Mocktails for the Mom-to-Be" Nicole shares the 50 recipes that got her through dinner parties, barbecues, date nights, and even morning sickness.
These hazards, such as window cords, hide in plain sight and should be on everyone's list of items to baby proof. Corded window coverings are a strangulation hazard as infants and young children can accidentally become entangled in the cords.