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English definition of “water-repellent”


adjective  /ˈwɔ·t̬ər·riˌpel·ənt, ˈwɑt̬·ər-/ (also water-resistant,  /ˈwɔ·t̬ər·riˌzɪs·tənt, ˈwɑt̬·ər-/)
able to keep rain from being absorbed
(Definition of water-repellent adjective from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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