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WATER-REPELLENT

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does water-repellent mean? 

WATER-REPELLENT (adjective)
  The adjective WATER-REPELLENT has 1 sense:

1. hindering the penetration of water

  Familiarity information: WATER-REPELLENT used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


WATER-REPELLENT (adjective)


Sense 1water-repellent [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Hindering the penetration of water

Synonyms:

water-repellent; water-resistant

Context example:

a water-repellent coat

Similar:

impermeable (preventing especially liquids to pass or diffuse through)


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