adj.— «Poland also wants to make sure that the charter of fundamental rights, which guarantees the right to strike among other measures, cannot apply in domestic courts. This is an opt-out already secured by the UK. Some in Brussels have questioned its legality but David Miliband, the British foreign secretary, termed it “silicon-sealed.”» —“Lisbon hails lifting of EU treaty obstacles” by Andrew Bounds in Brussels, Belgium MSNBC July 24, 2007. (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)

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