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Synonyms for fail-safe

designed so as to be impervious to human error or misuse

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a mechanism capable of returning to a safe state in case there is a failure or malfunction

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guaranteed not to fail

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eliminating danger by compensating automatically for a failure or malfunction

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Guillemaut developed a fail-safe structure based on a metal frame attached to composite plates.
Fail-safe file system demo showcasing high-performance, endurance and reliability.
In order to achieve a truly fail-safe storage system, the behavior and requirements of all layers of the system must be properly defined.
Unlike traditional membrane-type detectors, OE Flo-Tel is fail-safe.
Certainly fail-safes should be considered, or even these barriers removed.
If you've ever admired those lovely blooming orchids in the nursery but heard they were fussy and difficult to grow, then Liz Johnson's EASY ORCHIDS; THE FAIL-SAFE GUIDE TO GROWING ORCHIDS INDOORS is for you.
Enclosed in a lightweight, rugged polyethylene case that serves as a tabletop lectern, the Ensign Pro sound system offers fail-safe, plug-and-play audio support designed for those with no technical knowledge, according to the company.
Virus Fail-Safe is a managed subscription service to complement virus protection software.
Mosley says the technology not only would increase the gulf between the wealthy and poor teams, there is no fail-safe way to contain the stored energy in case of an accident.
PL systems are fail-safe, use no electricity, are not radioactive, and are easy to maintain.
Superbly enhanced with the inclusion of more than 600 full-color wildlife photographs of birds, nests and nesting habitat, eggs, feathers, and wings for over 70 specifies of birds dwelling along Alaska's coastal tundra, ornithologist Tim Bowman's impressive, spiral bound, "user friendly" reference and guide is an efficient, effective, fail-safe way to easily and confidently identify nests and eggs.
But--as anyone who has laughed with a mouthful of milk knows--this isn't a fail-safe seal.
It does not provide a fail-safe mechanism for a test that was ordered but never done, or for a test that was done but the report was never sent.
Many organizations--even those with disaster recovery programs--found themselves without access to mission-critical data and services, despite fail-safe measures, including power generators and off-site data backup.
It is unlikely that a District which is so dysfunctional, where human errors are so rampant, can be trusted to implement a fail-safe solution.