Definition of Gore-Tex in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈɡôrteks/


A synthetic waterproof fabric permeable to air and water vapor, used in outdoor and sports clothing.
Example sentences
  • I'd like one that is Gore-tex (or something equally as waterproof) and very warm, with few drafts at the seams and openings.
  • We tune skis, mend Gore-tex, modify toys, and attack piles of forgotten gear on total faith that it will snow before Christmas.
  • I'm sure Gore-tex was never designed to cope with this fluidic onslaught.

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Syllabification: Gore-Tex

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