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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Treated with a finish that is resistant but not impervious to penetration by liquid such as rain

Usage examples (37)
  • A water-repellent coat
  • The solution is then called a water-repellent preservative.
  • I indicated the blue pile of water-repellent material in my lap.
  • A water-repellent preservative or paint will protect the wood satisfactorily. for more
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