water-resistant

adjective
wa·​ter-re·​sis·​tant | \ ˌwȯ-tər-ri-ˈzi-stənt How to pronounce water-resistant (audio) , ˌwä-, -tə-ri- \

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1883, in the meaning defined above

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“Water-resistant.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/water-resistant. Accessed 9 May. 2021.

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water-resistant

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of water-resistant

: designed to not be easily harmed or affected by water or to not allow water to pass through easily

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