safety harness

Dictionary of automotive terms. 2015.

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  • Safety harness — A safety harness is a form of protective equipment designed to protect a person, animal, or object from injury or damage. The harness is an attachment between a stationary and non stationary object and is usually fabricated from rope, cable or… …   Wikipedia

  • safety harness — noun belt attaching you to some object as a restraint in order to prevent you from getting hurt • Syn: ↑safety belt, ↑life belt • Hypernyms: ↑belt, ↑restraint, ↑constraint • Hyponyms: ↑seat belt …   Useful english dictionary

  • harness — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 for a horse ADJECTIVE ▪ leather VERB + HARNESS ▪ put on ▪ remove, take off PREPOSITION …   Collocations dictionary

  • safety — safe|ty W2S3 [ˈseıfti] n plural safeties ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(not in danger)¦ 2¦(harmful/not harmful)¦ 3 somebody s safety 4¦(safe place)¦ 5 there is safety in numbers 6¦(sport)¦ 7¦(gun)¦ 8 safety harness/helmet/glasses etc ▬ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Harness — A harness is a looped restraint or support.Harness may also refer to: *Harness (comics), a character in the Marvel Comics universe *Child harness *Climbing harness *Dog harness *Horse harness *Parrot harness *Safety harness *Test harness, in… …   Wikipedia

  • harness — har|ness1 [ˈha:nıs US ˈha:r ] n [U and C] [Date: 1200 1300; : Old French; Origin: herneis bags, equipment ] 1.) a set of leather bands used to control a horse or to attach it to a vehicle it is pulling ↑harness, ↑rope 2.) a set of bands used to… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • harness — har|ness1 [ harnəs ] noun count a set of strong leather bands used for fastening around an animal such as a horse so that it can pull a vehicle a. a set of strong bands of leather, cloth, or rope used for fastening someone in a particular place… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • harness — I UK [ˈhɑː(r)nɪs] / US [ˈhɑrnəs] noun [countable] Word forms harness : singular harness plural harnesses a) a set of strong leather bands used for fastening around an animal such as a horse so that it can pull a vehicle b) a set of strong bands… …   English dictionary

  • harness — 1 noun (C, U) 1 a piece of equipment for controlling a horse, consisting of long pieces of leather held together by metal and worn over the horse s head and shoulders 2 a piece of equipment used to fasten someone in a place or to stop them from… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • harness — [1] A belt system used with child seats and in cars, consisting of two shoulder belts and two lap belt portions fastened by a central buckle. [2] A bundle of electrical wires. For convenience in handling and for neatness, all wires going to… …   Dictionary of automotive terms

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