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Overview of noun shielding

The noun shielding has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (3) shielding

(the act of shielding from harm)

2. (2) shielding

(a shield of lead or concrete intended as a barrier to radiation emitted in nuclear decay)

3. shielding

(shield consisting of an arrangement of metal mesh or plates designed to protect electronic equipment from ambient electromagnetic interference)

Overview of verb shield

The verb shield has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (5) shield, screen

(protect, hide, or conceal from danger or harm)

2. harbor, harbour, shield

(hold back a thought or feeling about; "She is harboring a grudge against him") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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