Definition of 'bulletproof vest'
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We were all unarmed and without bulletproof vests. Times, Sunday Times (2016)One was saved by a bulletproof vest after being struck in the abdomen. The Sun (2016)We suggest protective headgear and bulletproof vests all round. The Sun (2011)The clue was that he often wore a bulletproof vest. The Sun (2015)One was carrying a knife and another was wearing a bulletproof vest. Times, Sunday Times (2009)If you decide to follow your own inclination wear a bulletproof vest. Times, Sunday Times (2011)They were armed and one was wearing a bulletproof vest. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He was found dead in the school wearing a bulletproof vest. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Another mentions he sometimes wears a bulletproof vest for protection. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They promised to supply at least bulletproof vests, but they have yet to arrive. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The company makes fibres used in bulletproof vests, chemicals used in vaccines and also nutritional food supplements. Times, Sunday Times (2011)I would recommend that the public begin wearing bulletproof vests from now on. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Augusta seem the perfect setting for genteel combat, but there is a nascent feeling that the green jacket might best be worn over a bulletproof vest. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Car showrooms across Donetsk were cleared by their owners after six vehicles were taken by armed men, and bulletproof vests have sold out. Times, Sunday Times (2014) Wearing a bulletproof vest and surrounded by bodyguards, she pledged to rebuild the city and to persuade Uzbek refugees who had fled the violence to return. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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