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rustproof

adjective uk   /ˈrʌst.pruːf/ us  
protected against rust (= metal decay)
rustproof
verb [T] uk   us  
Painting steel is a good way to rustproof it.
Translations of “rustproof”
in Chinese (Traditional) 抗銹的, 不生銹的, 防銹的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 抗锈的, 不生锈的, 防锈的…
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