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Proof, adj. able to resist, impenetrable: “I am p. against that title,” Wint. IV, 4, 872. “fight with hearts more p. than shields,” Cor. I, 4, 25. “I am p. against their enmity,” Rom. II, 2, 73. it (your heart) “is p. and bulwark against sense,” Hml. III, 4, 38. cf. Ague-proof, High-proof, Pistol-proof, Plot-proof, Shame-proof.
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