underseal


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underseal

(ˈʌndəˌsiːl)
n
(Automotive Engineering) a coating of a tar or rubber-based material applied to the underside of a motor vehicle to retard corrosion. US name: undercoat
vb
(Automotive Engineering) (tr) to apply a coating of underseal to (a motor vehicle)
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underseal


Past participle: undersealed
Gerund: undersealing

Imperative
underseal
underseal
Present
I underseal
you underseal
he/she/it underseals
we underseal
you underseal
they underseal
Preterite
I undersealed
you undersealed
he/she/it undersealed
we undersealed
you undersealed
they undersealed
Present Continuous
I am undersealing
you are undersealing
he/she/it is undersealing
we are undersealing
you are undersealing
they are undersealing
Present Perfect
I have undersealed
you have undersealed
he/she/it has undersealed
we have undersealed
you have undersealed
they have undersealed
Past Continuous
I was undersealing
you were undersealing
he/she/it was undersealing
we were undersealing
you were undersealing
they were undersealing
Past Perfect
I had undersealed
you had undersealed
he/she/it had undersealed
we had undersealed
you had undersealed
they had undersealed
Future
I will underseal
you will underseal
he/she/it will underseal
we will underseal
you will underseal
they will underseal
Future Perfect
I will have undersealed
you will have undersealed
he/she/it will have undersealed
we will have undersealed
you will have undersealed
they will have undersealed
Future Continuous
I will be undersealing
you will be undersealing
he/she/it will be undersealing
we will be undersealing
you will be undersealing
they will be undersealing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been undersealing
you have been undersealing
he/she/it has been undersealing
we have been undersealing
you have been undersealing
they have been undersealing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been undersealing
you will have been undersealing
he/she/it will have been undersealing
we will have been undersealing
you will have been undersealing
they will have been undersealing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been undersealing
you had been undersealing
he/she/it had been undersealing
we had been undersealing
you had been undersealing
they had been undersealing
Conditional
I would underseal
you would underseal
he/she/it would underseal
we would underseal
you would underseal
they would underseal
Past Conditional
I would have undersealed
you would have undersealed
he/she/it would have undersealed
we would have undersealed
you would have undersealed
they would have undersealed
Collins English Verb Tables © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.underseal - seal consisting of a coating of a tar or rubberlike material on the underside of a motor vehicle to retard corrosionunderseal - seal consisting of a coating of a tar or rubberlike material on the underside of a motor vehicle to retard corrosion
seal - a finishing coat applied to exclude moisture
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Translations

underseal

[ˈʌndəsiːl] VT (Brit) → impermeabilizar (por debajo), proteger contra la corrosión
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

underseal

[ˈʌndərsiːl] vt (British)traiter contre la rouilleunder-secretary undersecretary [ˌʌndərˈsɛkrətəri] nsous-secrétaire mf
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

underseal

[ˈʌndəˌsiːl] vt (Aut) → trattare con antiruggine
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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A chemical immersion process that easily removes all paint, grease, oil, underseal, adhesives and sound deadening material offers motorsport preparation companies a simpler and safer method for stripping and cleaning bodyshells.
Also available from Indequip are the JWL ranges of underseal guns, brake bleeders, OSHA compliant silent, mini, standard and adjustable air blowguns.
Many people have returned the next day to find their car, garage and workshop in ashes because somewhere inside a wing, say, a spot of underseal was still smouldering away when they left work.
Before that, however, the body of the camper van was taken along to Dudley to be dipped in acid to remove all the underseal, rust and paint.
Five coats of underseal and many hours of rubbing down and priming later, the Rapier was finally ready for spraying.
The builder needed to put in an underseal or hardcore and at that time slag from the steel-making process was used.
Metal sheet was replaced by newspaper, body filler, and heavy coats of underseal. His craftsmanship in this novel form of laminate was immaculate, though his perfect mock-ups of welding actually took twice as long to execute as the real thing.
It would employ longwall mining with hydraulic backfilling to underseal waste deposits and prevent dangerous emanations into the groundwater.