bulletproof armor

bulletproof armor

[′bu̇l·ət‚prüf ′är·mər]
(ordnance)
Light, homogeneous, hard armor plate, having a Brinell hardness of 400 to 475, resistant to small-caliber armor-piercing bullets.
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If a user is shot, he will initially be protected by the system's waterproof and lightweight bulletproof armor, which protects against 9mm and .
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7-mm machine guns and bulletproof armor, the draft says.
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