from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Designed or constructed to withstand shellfire.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Resistant to shelling.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Capable of resisting bombs or other shells; bombproof.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Same as bomb-proof.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. able to resist the explosive force of bombs and shells
A shellproof flat roof, of perforated plate iron, placed on forged beams, inserted six inches down the cylinder, covers the top.
We have to question the judgement of UN officials who allowed children onto a site which wasn't even shellproof, and then failed to stop Hamas from launching mortars from the school grounds.
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