goof proof

Idiot Proof

In modern English usage, the term "idiot proof" describes building, organizing or writing in such a way as to be usable to someone of lower to average intelligence. Defensive design. The term came into use in the late 1970s to early 1980s.

Several products have been successfully marketed with the catch that they are "idiot proof" i.e.(The Complete Idiot's Guide to...) are guides for those same people.

There are several variations to this theme such as Murphy-proofing, goof proof, foolproof (disambiguation), or ghetto proofing.

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ru: Защита от дурака

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