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safe

 (sāf)
adj. saf·er, saf·est
1.
a. Free from danger or injury; undamaged or unhurt: He returned from the voyage safe and sound.
b. Not exposed to the threat of danger or harm: The children were safe at home all through the storm.
c. Usable in specified conditions without being damaged. Often used in combination: a microwave safe container.
2. Free from risk; not liable to be lost; sure: a safe bet.
3. Affording protection: a safe place.
4. Baseball Having reached a base without being put out, as a batter or base runner.
n.
1. A metal container usually having a lock, used for storing valuables.
2. A repository for protecting stored items, especially a cooled compartment for perishable foods: a cheese safe.

[Middle English sauf, from Old French, from Latin salvus, healthy; see sol- in Indo-European roots.]

safe′ly adv.
safe′ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.safeness - the quality of being safe
characteristic - a distinguishing quality
dangerousness - the quality of not being safe

safeness

noun
The quality or state of being safe:
Translations
أمان
bezpečnost
sikkerhed
biztonságosság
öryggi

safeness

[ˈseɪfnɪs] Nseguridad f

safeness

nSicherheit f

safeness

[ˈseɪfnɪs] n (of construction, machine) → sicurezza

safe1

(seif) adjective
1. (negative unsafe) protected, or free (from danger etc). The children are safe from danger in the garden.
2. providing good protection. You should keep your money in a safe place.
3. unharmed. The missing child has been found safe and well.
4. not likely to cause harm. These pills are safe for children.
5. (of a person) reliable. a safe driver; He's a very fast driver but he's safe enough.
ˈsafeness noun
ˈsafely adverb
without harm or risk. He got home safely.
ˈsafety noun
the state of being safe. I worry about the children's safety on these busy roads; a place of safety; (also adjective) safety goggles; safety helmet.
ˈsafeguard noun
anything that gives security or protection. a safeguard against burglary.
verb
to protect. Put a good lock on your door to safeguard your property.
ˈsafety-belt noun
a fixed belt in a car or aircraft used to keep a passenger from being thrown out of the seat in an accident, crash etc.
safety lamp
a type of lamp used in mines that does not set fire to any inflammable gases there.
ˈsafety measures noun plural
They took safety measures to prevent another accident
ˈsafety-pin noun
a pin that has a cover over its point when it is closed.
safety valve
a valve eg on a pressure cooker that opens if the pressure of the steam in it becomes too great.
be on the safe side
to avoid risk or danger. I'll lock the door just to be on the safe side.
safe and sound
unharmed. He returned safe and sound.
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Although the municipal government attaches great importance to public safeness, the enormous population often presents challenges to maintaining it.
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The committee is charged with development of: model guidelines for the APRN authorization of marijuana in patient care and model guidelines for APRN, RN, and LPN care of patients using marijuana; development of recommendations for marijuana-specific curriculum content in APRN education programs and recommendations for marijuana-specific curriculum content in RN and LPN education programs; as well as model guidelines for assessing safeness to practice of licensees who use marijuana.
88) The approach uses a number of imagery and experiential exercises to enhance patients' abilities to extend feelings of reassurance, safeness, and understanding toward themselves.
Compared with percutaneous lung puncture, TBLB has the advantages of simplicity, fast, and safeness.
Therefore, it is necessary to discover appropriate route of administration with fewer side effects and miRNA biology must be examined through the use of a combination of genetic animal models and pharmacological manipulation as well as making sure of the safeness of anti-miR or mimic before using it in clinical practice.
Although further studies are needed in order to prove safeness of MCM-41 nanopartilces; however, recent study indicated that synthesized nanoparticles MSN-ITZ and MSN-ITZ-CHI have low in vitro cytotoxicity at low concentration and have potential for systemic drug delivery systems of ITZ.
7) Hemingway's final choice of including "My Old Man," instead of "Summer People," may have been driven by the former story's previous success and its relative safeness, with regard to his publisher, who would make clear that "Up in Michigan" was not going to be included in the collection.
150) See supra note 43 (explaining trials done by drug company or sponsors, verifying safeness and effectiveness done by CDER).