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: a vaporproof and waterproof coating applied over a wrapped container or item by dipping in molten wax


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transitive verb

: to coat by complete immersion in a proofing or finishing material

Word History



dip entry 2 + coat, noun

Transitive verb

dip entry 2 + coat, verb

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“Dipcoat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dipcoat. Accessed 24 Apr. 2024.

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