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synonyms for buffer

  • bulwark
  • cushion
  • intermediary
  • bumper
  • defense
  • fender
  • screen
  • shield
  • shock absorber
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School connection is a protective factor for students — “a buffer for stress,” she said.
PARTLY HIDDEN BY ISOLATION, MANY OF THE NATION’S SCHOOLCHILDREN STRUGGLE WITH MENTAL HEALTHDONNA ST. GEORGE, VALERIE STRAUSSJANUARY 21, 2021WASHINGTON POST
It’s not gathering feedback on whether you’d support a sea wall versus expanding a natural wetland as an ocean buffer.
SAN DIEGO’S CLIMATE CHALLENGES WILL STILL BE HERE IN 2021 – AND BEYONDMACKENZIE ELMERJANUARY 1, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
In Washington, the smallest buffer allowed on a stream that provides drinking water is 50 feet from either bank, and the state requires that additional trees be left behind up to 200 feet from the water.
TIMBER TAX CUTS COST OREGON TOWNS BILLIONS. THEN POLLUTED WATER DROVE UP THE PRICE.BY TONY SCHICK, OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING, AND ROB DAVIS, THE OREGONIAN/OREGONLIVEJANUARY 1, 2021PROPUBLICA
A tree buffer along Old Georgia Highway 3, however, obscured his view of the coal ash ponds on site.
A POWER COMPANY’S QUIET LAND-BUYING SPREE COULD SHIELD IT FROM COAL ASH CLEANUP COSTSBY MAX BLAU FOR GEORGIA HEALTH NEWSNOVEMBER 24, 2020PROPUBLICA
Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon said that “no one can do anything other than go to and from voting” in the 100-foot buffer.
FORMER SPECIAL FORCES SOUGHT BY BUSINESS GROUP TO GUARD POLLING SITES IN MINNESOTA, COMPANY SAYSJOSH PARTLOWOCTOBER 9, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The Indian agent is the local buffer between contending forces.
MYSTERY RANCHARTHUR CHAPMAN
This arrangement acts as a buffer to take up the end thrust on the shaft caused by the varying pressure of the wind on the wheel.
THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
I took my seat beside him, while the lady, a useful little buffer state, was squeezed in between the two men of wrath at the back.
THE POISON BELTARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
She sketches out a letter to be written to the lady who is at present a buffer-state between the dried man and the parched women.
SOMEHOW GOODWILLIAM DE MORGAN
His letters make a soft buffer, a foolish pretty window, a tinted veil between me and my too-harsh actualities.
I, MARY MACLANEMARY MACLANE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BUFFER

  • beanbag
  • bolster
  • buffer
  • bumper
  • fender
  • hassock
  • headrest
  • mat
  • rest
  • seat
  • sham
  • squab
  • woolsack
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