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waterproof

[′wȯd·ər‚prüf]
(engineering)
Impervious to water.

waterproof

In the building trades, descriptive of any material or construction which is impervious to water.
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5 million for Bahrain's five municipal councils to help waterproof 1,400 homes across the country.
However, ministry officials said that they only received a small portion of the amount, but despite this it has spent around BD3m since then to waterproof homes under a new scheme.
Councillors maintain that whether Bahrain sees heavy showers or not over the next few months, the ministry was obliged to waterproof all the houses.
com Inkjet Materials Business announces a Waterproof Self Adhesive Label Material for Standard Desktop Inkjet Printers for the Home Business and Small Business markets.
com is a North American leader in waterproof inkjet and laser printer materials technology for pressure sensitive, fabric, tag and paper applications requiring waterproof characteristics.
However, the ministry officials said yesterday they only received a small portion of the amount, but that despite this it spent around BD3m since then to waterproof homes under a new scheme.
There were demands from MPs for more money to help waterproof homes and the Cabinet agreed.
The ministry could have easily used the money to waterproof homes across the country from April to last month, but they never did that.