detonator safety

detonator safety

[′det·ən‚ād·ər ‚sāf·tē]
(engineering)
A fuse has detonator safety or is detonator safe when the functioning of the detonator cannot initiate subsequent explosive train components.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.