safety glass

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safety glass

A type of laminated glass that meets specific requirements concerning the force necessary to break it and is designed to break without shattering. Its use in automobiles reduces the risk of injury from broken glass.
See also: glass
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Old buildings had for years already been replacing wire glass, and with so many giving it the heave-ho, it got instant antique status.