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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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As I did not want to plowter about any more in the drizzle and the dark, I put my waterproof over the muzzle of one gun, and made a sort of wigwam with two or three rammers that I found, and lay along the tail of another gun, wondering where Vixen had got to, and where I might be.
Another waterproof sheet was spread over that table in the manner of a table-cloth, with the corners turned up over a sort of mound - a heap of rags, scorched and bloodstained, half concealing what might have been an accumulation of raw material for a cannibal feast.
I could not have done it, but for the fortune in the waterproof belt round my body.
We saw him pass the breakfast-room window hastily, with his high boots and his waterproof coat on--and that was all.
5m annually on having houses repainted, maintenance work on toilets and kitchens, changing doors and windows, fixing roofs and walls and installation of waterproofs.
Hamilton, Ohio-based HouseGuard is touting its HouseGuard product, a complete system that waterproofs, insulates, and drains water away from the basement.
com 104000 Waterproof White Vinyl Permanent Self Adhesive completely waterproofs standard inkjet printer inks so they stand up in water, ice immersion and outdoor use.
Under current services, houses are repainted, maintenance work is carried out to toilets and kitchens, doors and windows are changed, roofs and walls are fixed, in addition to electricity work and installation of waterproofs.