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rustproof

[ruhst-proof] /ˈrʌstˌpruf/
adjective
1.
not subject to rusting.
verb (used with object)
2.
to coat with a substance that prevents rusting.
Origin
1685-1695
1685-95; rust + -proof
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Examples from the web for rustproof
  • To add to the life of any metal barrier, spray on two coats of rustproof paint before installation.
  • To add to the life of underground barriers, spray on two coats of rustproof paint before installation.
  • To add to the life of the barrier, spray on two coats of rustproof paint before installation.
  • Non-corrosive, rustproof staples are acceptable in instances when paper records are strong and flexible.
  • Supports that hold the porcelain in compression shall be rustproof steel.
  • Material to be back-primed before installing and nailed with rustproof nails.
  • Openings to vents and balconies should be blocked with rustproof wire mesh called hardware cloth.
  • In doing so, check for rust and paint the cylinder to make it more rustproof.
British Dictionary definitions for rustproof

rustproof

/ˈrʌstˌpruːf/
adjective
1.
treated against rusting
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