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verb 
  1. To make something childproof.
I debated childproofing my house, but decided against, on the basis that any scars or burns would serve as object lessons in restraint.
adjective 
  1. Designed to be unable for a child to use, operate, or open.
Because of her arthritis, she always asked not to have caps on her medicine bottles.
  1. Made safe for children.
They attempted to make the house by covering all sharp corners with soft foam.
  1. Made safe from children; resistant to damage by children.
''After several visits from his darling nephews, Mike's bookshelves were ; all breakables and valuable books had been moved out of reach.
Etymology: From child + proof.


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