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Definition of Safety

Safety

  1. A safety touchdown.
  2. Short for Safety bicycle.
  3. The condition or state of being safe; freedom from danger or hazard; exemption from hurt, injury, or loss.
  4. Freedom from whatever exposes one to danger or from liability to cause danger or harm; safeness; hence, the quality of making safe or secure, or of giving confidence, justifying trust, insuring against harm or loss, etc.
  5. Preservation from escape; close custody.
  6. Same as Safety touchdown, below.

Safety Quotations

They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.
Benjamin Franklin

The table is a meeting place, a gathering ground, the source of sustenance and nourishment, festivity, safety, and satisfaction. A person cooking is a person giving: Even the simplest food is a gift.
Laurie Colwin

I am thankful the most important key in history was invented. It's not the key to your house, your car, your boat, your safety deposit box, your bike lock or your private community. It's the key to order, sanity, and peace of mind. The key is 'Delete.'
Elayne Boosler

The world has today 546 nuclear plants generating electricity. Their experience is being continuously researched, and feedback should be provided to all. Nuclear scientists have to interact with the people of the nation, and academic institutions continuously update nuclear power generation technology and safety.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

At the end of the day, the goals are simple: safety and security.
Jodi Rell
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Safety Translations

safety in Afrikaans is sekerheid, veiligheid
safety in Danish is sikkerhed
safety in Dutch is veiligheid, zekerheid
safety in German is Sicherheit, Sicherheitsfaktor
safety in Italian is sicurezza
safety in Latin is salus, incolumitas
safety in Norwegian is sikkerhet
safety in Spanish is seguridad
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