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Meaning of SHIELDING

Pronunciation:  sh'eelding

 
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 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the act of shielding from harm
  2. [n]  a shield of lead or concrete intended as a barrier to radiation emitted in nuclear decay
  3. [n]  shield consisting of an arrangement of metal mesh or plates designed to protect electronic equipment from ambient electromagnetic interference
  4. [adj]  actively protective; "provided covering fire for the platoon that was moving up"
 

SHIELDING is a 9 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: covering, protective
 
 See Also: protection, shield

 

 

 

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