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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

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

Usage examples (33)
  • Use a water-base glue that is water-resistant when it dries
  • Store your papers in a water-resistant plastic bag or container.
  • The 24-karat gold plated gadget is shock-proof and water-resistant.
  • For the most protection, use a water-resistant or waterproof camera. for more
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