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Adjective

fail-safe

  1. Something which doesn't cause undue damage, in the event of failure.
    The system is failsafe, because everything is backed up automatically.

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Noun

Singular
fail-safe

Plural
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fail-safe ({{{1}}})
  1. A fail-safe device or mechanism.

Verb

Infinitive
to fail-safe

Third person singular
fail-saf

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ing

to fail-safe (third-person singular simple present fail-saf, present participle ing, simple past and past participle -)
  1. To compensate automatically, in the event of a failure.

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