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English definition of “future-proof”

future-proof

adjective     /ˈfjuː.tʃə.pruːf/ US  /-tʃɚ-/
Future-proof software , computer equipment , etc. is designed so that it can still be used even when technology changes : Is it possible to build a future-proof PC?In the future and soon
(Definition of future-proof adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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