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Meaning of FAIL-SAFE

Pronunciation:  'feyl'seyf

 
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 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  eliminating danger by compensating automatically for a failure or malfunction; "a fail-safe device in a nuclear weapon to deactivate it automatically in the event of accident"
  2. [adj]  guaranteed not to fail; "a fail-safe recipe for cheese souffle"
 

FAIL-SAFE is a 9 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: safe, secure
 

 

 

 

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