pickproof
adjective Date: 1933 designed to prevent picking <
a pickproof lock
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • pickproof — adjective Etymology: pick (I) + proof : designed to prevent picking pickproof lock * * * /pik proohf /, adj. (of a lock) designed so that it cannot be picked. [1930 35; PICK1 + PROOF] …   Useful english dictionary

  • pickproof — /pik proohf /, adj. (of a lock) designed so that it cannot be picked. [1930 35; PICK1 + PROOF] * * * …   Universalium

  • pickproof — adjective Resistant to being picked …   Wiktionary

  • 防盗 — fángdào (1) [pickproof]∶可防止被扒窃的 防盗锁 (2) [theftproof; burglarproof]∶不遭被盗危险的; 抗盗贼的 防盗保险箱 …   Advanced Chinese dictionary

  • pick|proof — «PIHK PROOF», adjective. very hard or impossible to break open: »This lock is practically pickproof …   Useful english dictionary

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