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Noun1.gasmask - a protective mask with a filtergasmask - a protective mask with a filter; protects the face and lungs against poisonous gases
mask - a protective covering worn over the face
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Last week America was stunned when troubled loner Cruz stormed his former school while wearing a gasmask and carrying smoke grenades.
I held my gasmask carrier in one hand and the hose in
I actually watched British Defender limp by with a broken mast off Portland Beal on the final leg, sitting on a warship in a simulated attack with a gasmask on, on the bridge.
China alone might have Charles Dickens reaching for a gasmask and rewriting his now-passAaAaAeA@ descriptions of London's dirty air.
He was found wearing a gasmask and had two slingshots in his possession.
The argument runs that if the cost of a factory-smoke nuisance, for instance, is put on the homeowner rather than on the factory, and the cheapest way to avoid this cost is not for the homeowner to move or wear a gasmask but is for the factory to install a smoke-clearing device or cut down production, the homeowner will pay the factory to do this.
"Some people have different mentalities for labour; they'll misunderstand and misuse equipment or not want to use full body harness or gasmask when working from heights and so on, or the company safety department is unqualified." In accordance to the labour law and insurance company policies, workers injured during work, as well as those who lose their lives, are offered compensation which depend on MoL reports, police reports and hospital medical reports.
The same specious ' is- this- terror' debate was trotted out after a man in a gasmask and armour chose to start shooting at people in a cinema (" it's not terror, he's just mental") or in the aftermath of a neo- Nazi mass murder in Norway (" it's not terror, he's...
When one of the astronauts notices a swastika-shaped structure in the distance, he's immediately dispatched by a figure in a World War II-era German army helmet, gasmask and greatcoat.
How many have heard live gunfire, handled a gasmask, tried on a metal helmet?
Aaron covered his nose and mouth with his palms and moved away from the doorway, saying the muffled word "gasmask" over and over, proving, as if there had been any doubt, that a comradeship of outcasts is no comradeship at all.