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caulk·ing

 (kô′kĭng)
n.
A usually impermeable substance used for filling seams, as between planks of a boat. Also called caulking compound.
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Noun1.caulking - a waterproof filler and sealant that is used in building and repair to make watertight
sealant, sealer - a kind of sealing material that is used to form a hard coating on a porous surface (as a coat of paint or varnish used to size a surface)
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caulking

nMaterial ntzum Abdichten; (Naut) → Teer m
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The finished ceramic pieces were attached to the wood using a caulking gun loaded with clear construction adhesive.
Your caulking gun should be at a 45-degree angle to your work.
The boy defended himself by shoving a caulking gun in the fox's mouth and squeezing the trigger, according to the elder Stanley's account, posted on his Facebook page.
All you need is a tube of caulk and a caulking gun. But if you don't prep the surfaces properly, the caulk won't last long.
In Fruit of Thought, 2003, a Hebrew translation of Hegel's Phenomenology of Spirit is impaled on a caulking gun and suspended, open, on the wall.
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In one round, 628 individuals were asked to look at four pictures of different hands, each holding a single object - a caulking gun, electric drill, large saw or handgun.
The easy-to-use tube doesn't require a caulking gun; contractors and DIYers just remove the cap and get to work.
Seen coming in: Jose Romero, a supercool dude who robbed an Austin Speedy Stop store by demanding money and threateningly pointing to the murderous device semi-concealed in the waistband of his pants--a caulking gun. Apparently, that was all it took to scare the bejabbers outta the clerk.
Using a standard caulking gun, dispense fully mixed, non-sagging epoxy exactly where it's needed in less time and with no mess--perfect for filling 1 voids and making fillets.
Installed by a caulking gun, or by manually trowelling using a mason's trowel or putty knife, CLK Sealant is ideal for firestop penetrations and construction joints, such as around metallic pipes or conduits, and for floor-to-wall, floor-to-floor and head of wall applications.