caulking


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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)
Translations

caulking

nMaterial ntzum Abdichten; (Naut) → Teer m
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