from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A usually impermeable substance used for caulking.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun See calking.
  • noun See calking.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun the process of sealing cracks and crevices with a filler such as caulk{2}.
  • noun same as caulk{2}, n..

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Present participle of caulk.
  • noun A sealing material used to seal joints between heterogeneous materials in many kinds of construction and manufacture.

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

  • noun a waterproof filler and sealant that is used in building and repair to make watertight


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