safety

  • 1 Safety — is the state of being safe (from French sauf ), the condition of being protected against physical, social, spiritual, financial, political, emotional, occupational, psychological, educational or other types or consequences of failure, damage,… …

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  • 2 safety — safe‧ty [ˈseɪfti] noun [uncountable] 1. the state of being safe from danger or harm: • The company seemed totally unconcerned about the safety of its workers. 2. the state of not being dangerous or likely to cause harm or injury: • Some… …

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  • 3 Safety — (engl. safety „Sicherheit“, „Gefahrlosigkeit“) bezeichnet im American Football, Canadian Football: Safety (Punktegewinn), ein Punktgewinn von zwei Punkten durch die verteidigende Mannschaft. Safety (Footballposition), zwei Positionen innerhalb… …

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  • 4 Safety — Safe ty, n. [Cf. F. sauvet[ e].] 1. The condition or state of being safe; freedom from danger or hazard; exemption from hurt, injury, or loss. [1913 Webster] Up led by thee, Into the heaven I have presumed, An earthly guest . . . With like safety …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Safety — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Para la posición de fútbol americano véase Safety. Un safety es un tipo de anotación en fútbol americano y fútbol canadiense, cuyo valor es de dos puntos. En fútbol americano es el único modo de que un equipo que no… …

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  • 6 Safety (EP) — Safety EP Co …

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  • 7 safety — c.1300, from O.Fr. sauvete, earlier salvetet (11c.), from M.L. salvitatem (nom. salvitas) safety, from L. salvus (see SAFE (Cf. safe)). Meaning trigger lock on a gun is attested from 1881. As a N.Amer. football position, first recorded 1881.… …

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  • 8 safety — or safety man [sāf′tē] n. pl. safeties [ME sauvete < MFr sauveté < OFr salvetet < ML salvitas, safety < L salvus: see SAFE] 1. the quality or condition of being safe; freedom from danger, injury, or damage; security 2. any of certain… …

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  • 9 Safety (EP) — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Safety EP EP de Coldplay Publicación 18 de mayo de 1998 Grabación 1998 en los Sync City Studios …

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  • 10 safety — ► NOUN (pl. safeties) 1) the condition of being safe. 2) (before another noun ) denoting something designed to prevent injury or damage: a safety barrier. 3) US informal a condom. ● there s safety in numbers Cf. ↑there s safety in numbers …

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  • 11 Safety EP — EP par Coldplay Sortie 18 mai 1998 Enregistrement …

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  • 12 safety — I noun asylum, cover, custody, immunity, inviolability, preservation, protection, refuge, safeguard, safekeeping, safeness, sanctuary, security, shelter associated concepts: safety devices II index asylum (protection), inviolability …

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  • 13 safety — (izg. sèjfti) m DEFINICIJA sport u američkom nogometu dobitak dva boda kada igrač momčadi koja se brani unese loptu u svoju završnu zonu i tamo ga protivnik zaustavi ili obori ETIMOLOGIJA engl …

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  • 14 safety — [n] protection from harm assurance, asylum, cover, defense, freedom, immunity, impregnability, inviolability, invulnerability, refuge, safeness, sanctuary, security, shelter; concept 729 Ant. danger, exposure, jeopardy, vulnerability …

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  • 15 safety — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ added, extra, greater, increased ▪ The seat is bolted in place for added safety. ▪ comparative, reasonable, relative …

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  • 16 safety — /sayf tee/, n., pl. safeties. 1. the state of being safe; freedom from the occurrence or risk of injury, danger, or loss. 2. the quality of averting or not causing injury, danger, or loss. 3. a contrivance or device to prevent injury or avert… …

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  • 17 safety — safe|ty W2S3 [ˈseıfti] n plural safeties ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(not in danger)¦ 2¦(harmful/not harmful)¦ 3 somebody s safety 4¦(safe place)¦ 5 there is safety in numbers 6¦(sport)¦ 7¦(gun)¦ 8 safety harness/helmet/glasses etc ▬ …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 safety — safe|ty [ seıfti ] noun *** ▸ 1 fact something is safe ▸ 2 safe place/situation ▸ 3 safe way to behave ▸ 4 in football ▸ 5 part of gun ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) uncount the fact that a thing is safe to do or use: Do we know enough about the safety of… …

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  • 19 safety */*/*/ — UK [ˈseɪftɪ] / US noun Word forms safety : singular safety plural safeties 1) [uncountable] the fact that a thing is safe to do or use safety of: Do we know enough about the safety of these vaccines? Their cars have a reputation for safety and… …

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  • 20 safety — / seIfti/ noun 1 NOT IN DANGER (U) the state of being safe from danger or harm: The company seemed totally unconcerned about the safety of its workers. | in safety (=without any danger): Spectators could watch the launch in complete safety. | for …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English