Definition of puncture-proof in English:


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  • Resistant to being punctured by sharp objects: discarded needles must be placed in a puncture-proof container puncture-proof tyres
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    • All needles, syringes, and lancets will be accepted if they have been placed in a sealed, puncture-proof plastic or metal container.
    • Community-based organisations were funded to distribute sterile injecting equipment, puncture-proof disposable containers, condoms and safe sex information.
    • Contractors who normally operate at sites covered with rubble, rebar, nails, and the like are astonished at how much they will save just by switching to our puncture-proof segmented tires.

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