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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Having the capacity to absorb the energy of an impact.

Usage examples (26)
  • Lightweight, shock-absorbent EVA midsoles cushion every step
  • Brad Fire Cloud says he dreams of power tools with shock-absorbent grips.
  • Packed close, there were nearly a hundred of them nested by the shock-absorbent stuff.
  • It provides shock-absorbent padding for the body and an insulating layer to conserve heat. for more
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