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We found 9 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word fail-safes:
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General dictionaries General (7 matching dictionaries)
  1. fail-safes: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. fail-safes, fail-safes: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  3. fail-safes: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  4. fail-safes: Wordnik [home, info]
  5. fail-safes: Wiktionary [home, info]
  6. fail-safes: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  7. fail-safes: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. fail-safes: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. fail-safes: Medical dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (fail-safe)

adjective:  eliminating danger by compensating automatically for a failure or malfunction ("A fail-safe device in a nuclear weapon to deactivate it automatically in the event of accident")
adjective:  guaranteed not to fail ("A fail-safe recipe for cheese souffle")

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