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wa·ter·proof

 (wô′tər-pro͞of′, wŏt′ər-)
adj.
1. Impervious to or unaffected by water.
2. Made of or coated or treated with rubber, plastic, or a sealing agent to prevent penetration by water.
n.
1. A material or fabric that is impervious to water.
2. Chiefly British A raincoat or other such outer garment.
tr.v. wa·ter·proofed, wa·ter·proof·ing, wa·ter·proofs
To make impervious to water.
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waterproofed

(ˈwɔːtəˌpruːft)
adj
(Textiles) textiles treated so as to be waterproof
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.waterproofed - not permitting the passage of waterwaterproofed - not permitting the passage of water
tight - of such close construction as to be impermeable; "a tight roof"; "warm in our tight little house"
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