from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Present participle of waterproof.
  • n. The treatment of something to make it waterproof
  • n. A waterproof material

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act or process of making waterproof.
  • n. Same as Waterproof, n., 1.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The process or method of rendering impervious to water, as clothing, boots and shoes, and fishing-lines.
  • n. The material with which a substance is made waterproof, as caoutchouc, a varnish, or an oil.

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

  • n. a coating capable of making a surface waterproof
  • n. the act of treating something to make it repel water


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