Definition of Bombproofed
1. bombproof [v] - See also: bombproof
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bombproofed
Literary usage of Bombproofed
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Chinese Recorder and Missionary Journal (1905)
"... of the latter fort being turned on it) was captured by the Japanese at Ir am It is officially announced that at the opening of the bombproofed gorge of ..."
2. The Hero of Manila: Dewey on the Mississippi and the Pacific by Rossiter Johnson (1899)
"It mounted thirty- eight heavy guns; the parapets were twenty-five feet thick and twenty feet high; there were heavy traverses, bombproofed; ditches and ..."
3. The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union by United States War Dept, Robert Nicholson Scott (1895)
"These traverses, rising some eight to teu feet above tbe raised parapet of the covered way, are perfectly bombproofed, the entrance to some being from the ..."
4. Text Book of Fortification and Military Engineering by Royal Military Academy (Sandhurst), Royal Military Academy (Great Britain), Royal Military Academy (Great Britain (1893)
"This latter is bombproofed and made as safe as possible, so that there shall be no chance of an interruption of the communications. ..."