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weatherproof

[weth -er-proof] /ˈwɛð ərˌpruf/
adjective
1.
able to withstand exposure to all kinds of weather.
verb (used with object)
2.
to make (something) weatherproof.
Origin
1610-1620
1610-20; weather + -proof
Related forms
weatherproofness, noun
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  • The junction box shall be weatherproof and have a removable cover to provide easy access.
British Dictionary definitions for weatherproof

weatherproof

/ˈwɛðəˌpruːf/
adjective
1.
designed or able to withstand exposure to weather without deterioration
verb
2.
(transitive) to render (something) weatherproof
Derived Forms
weatherproofness, noun
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