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Definition of the adjective shock-absorbent
What does shock-absorbent mean as an attribute of a noun?
- having the capacity to absorb the energy of an impact
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by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood
fatlocated betweenthe eye and theorbit; provides shock-absorbent surroundings. f. phanaerosis conversion inthe tissues of invisible fatty substances into fat which canbe stained and thus become visible. f. sheep ...
by University of California, Berkeley
These light weight shoes have a durable, deeply patterned outer-sole: a thick heel wedge to tilt the body forward; a firm, shock-absorbent mid- sole; and a breathable upper.
by Colin Hempstead, William Worthington
A durable, flexible shock-absorbent rubber, such as elastomer styrene-butadeine is commonly used in outsoles. Insoles were typically made from polymer foam, and midsoles constructed of polymer foam called EVA, for ethyl, vinyl and acetate ...
by Valerie Porter, Lawrence Alderson, Stephen J.G. Hall, D. Phillip Sponenberg
The feet are protected by shock-absorbent pads. Elephants on the move use a 'rack' or lateral gait or ...
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