water-repellent

adjective
wa·ter-re·pel·lent | \ˌwȯ-tər-ri-ˈpe-lənt, ˌwä-, -tə-ri-\

Definition of water-repellent 

: treated with a finish that is resistant but not impervious to penetration by water

First Known Use of water-repellent

1820, in the meaning defined above

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