What Is Waterproof?

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The term waterproof refers a material or a surface that is unaffected by water in its liquid form. In other words it will repel water in its liquid form, but it may not necessarily be vapour-proof.
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wa·ter·proof
[waw-ter-proof, wot-er-]
ADJECTIVE
1.
impervious to water.
2.
rendered impervious to water by some special process, as coating or treating with rubber: a waterproof hat.
NOUN
3.
Chiefly British a raincoat or other outer coat impervious to water.
4.
any of several coated or rubberized fabrics that are impervious to water.
VERB (USED WITH OBJECT)
5.
to make waterproof.
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Waterproof refers to objects relatively unaffected by water or resisting the access of water under specific conditions. Waterproof items may be used in wet environments or under water. Waterproofing describes making an object waterproof or water-resistant such as a camera or watch.
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