Definitions

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  • adj. Resistant to being spilled.

Etymologies

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spill +‎ -proof

Examples

  • It's got a spillproof keyboard, scratch-resistant casing of its pro keyboard.

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  • Not only are they not spillproof, all that non-recyclable trash makes us uneasy.

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  • Small plastic spillproof paint containers are available at art supply stores.

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  • For more on spillproof cans, see our June 2006 article (we found one model worth recommending).

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  • Best refrigerators to store the fixings for holiday meals and treatsWhirlpool ET1FTEXS [Q], $850This well-equipped 21-cu. -ft. top-freezer Whirlpool features spillproof shelves and offers excellent energy efficiency and very good temperature performance.

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  • GE built-in cabinet-depth drawer-type-bottom-freezer is pricey but energy efficient and full of handy features, including touchpad digital controls, spillproof shelves, pullout shelves in the freezer, an icemaker and a water filter, and a freezer light.

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  • The safest cans are those that are both childproof and spillproof.

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  • For more on spillproof cans, see our June 2006 article we found one model worth recommending.

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  • Best refrigerators to store the fixings for holiday meals and treatsWhirlpool ET1FTEXSQ, $850This well-equipped 21-cu.-ft. top-freezer Whirlpool features spillproof shelves and offers excellent energy efficiency and very good temperature performance.

    Best home appliances for the holidays

  • The Nederlanders et al stand to make a mint off such food sales—particularly when they can pretend to be conscientious by making theatregoers buy a "spillproof commemorative cup" for $12 if they want to bring it back to their seats.

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