bombproof vs shellproof what difference

what is difference between bombproof and shellproof

English

Etymology

bomb +‎ -proof

Adjective

bombproof (comparative more bombproof, superlative most bombproof)

  1. Sufficiently strong to resist the effects of a blast from a bomb.
    bombproof buildings

Synonyms

  • shellproof

Translations

Noun

bombproof (plural bombproofs)

  1. An air-raid shelter, a structure designed to give protection against air raids and bombs.

Synonyms

  • air-raid shelter
  • bomb shelter

Translations

Verb

bombproof (third-person singular simple present bombproofs, present participle bombproofing, simple past and past participle bombproofed)

  1. (transitive) To make resistant to bomb blasts.


English

Etymology

shell +‎ -proof

Adjective

shellproof (comparative more shellproof, superlative most shellproof)

  1. Resistant to shelling.

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