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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. So tight as to retain, or not to admit, water; not leaky.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • So tight as to resist the passage of water; impenetrable by water.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. not allowing water to pass in or out
  • adj. without flaws or loopholes

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