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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of protecting from harm;

Usage examples (32)
  • Plutonium might work, but Geez, the shielding is so heavy.
  • She once explained to me that she believed in shielding her private life from her public one.
  • The Shade was also heavily magnetized to provide shielding from the potentially deadly solar wind, and cosmic rays.
  • To clarify this, the point of magnetic shielding is keep all of the superheated plasma inside the torus-shaped chamber. for more
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