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Engelsk tillægsord: proof

1. proof (used in combination or as a suffix) able to withstand


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningTemptation-proof.
Childproof locks.


Termer med lignende betydningimperviable, impervious


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)pervious


Engelsk navneord: proof

1. proof (om erkendelse) any factual evidence that helps to establish the truth of something


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIf you have any proof for what you say, now is the time to produce it.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cogent evidence


Mindre specifikke termerevidence, grounds


Mere specifikke termercheck, confirmation, establishment, substantiation, validation, verification

2. proof (om kommunikation) a formal series of statements showing that if one thing is true something else necessarily follows from it


Mindre specifikke termerargument, statement


Mere specifikke termerdemonstration, logical proof, mathematical proof, monstrance


Overordnet emneområdelogic, math, mathematics, maths

3. proof (om mængde el. mål) a measure of alcoholic strength expressed as an integer twice the percentage of alcohol present (by volume)


Mindre specifikke termeramount, measure, quantity

4. proof (om kommunikation) (printing) an impression made to check for errors


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)test copy, trial impression


Mindre specifikke termerimpression, printing


Mere specifikke termerfoundry proof, galley proof


Overordnet emneområdeprinting, printing process

5. proof (om genstand) a trial photographic print from a negative


Mindre specifikke termerphotographic print, print

6. proof (om handling) the act of validating; finding or testing the truth of something


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)substantiation, validation


Mindre specifikke termerdetermination, finding


Mere specifikke termerauthentication, certification, documentation, monetisation, monetization, probate, support


Engelsk udsagnsord: proof

1. proof (om tilvejebringelse) make or take a proof of, such as a photographic negative, an etching, or typeset


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termercreate, make, produce

2. proof (om relation) knead to reach proper lightness


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningProof dough.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerknead, work

3. proof (om erkendelse) read for errors


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI should proofread my manuscripts.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)proofread


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerascertain, assure, check, control, ensure, insure, see, see to it


Kan forårsageread

4. proof (om ændring) activate by mixing with water and sometimes sugar or milk


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningProof yeast.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termeralter, change, modify

5. proof (om ændring) make resistant (to harm)


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningProof the materials against shrinking in the dryer.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termerstrengthen


Mere specifikke termerbombproof, bulletproof, child-proof, childproof, fireproof, foolproof, goof-proof, goofproof, weatherproof









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