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showerproof

Syllabification: show·er·proof
Pronunciation: /ˈSHou(ə)rˌpro͞of
 
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Definition of showerproof in English:

adjective

(Of a garment) resistant to light rain.
Example sentences
  • Wildlife Watching Supplies stock a wide range of materials, olive green or camouflage pattern, lightweight, medium and heavy weight, showerproofed polycotton and waterproof nylon.
  • Fitting a host of new features - the powerful microcomputer required for Multi Spot Metering, the LCD viewfinder display mechanism, the dioptric adjustment mechanism, showerproofing material, etc - into the tiny camera body is a challenging task.
  • Top quality showerproofed material is available in over 70 panel colours in any combination.

verb

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Make showerproof.
Example sentences
  • It is the question of showerproofing the other end of this flex where it goes into the towel rail.
  • Works a treat - I've showerproofed my Snugpak Sleeka with it (not generally regarded as an external layer) but it works splendiferously!
  • I do all my coats every so often and its amazing what a difference it makes, I always use the re-proofer after washing them especially on my fleeces and other ‘non’ waterproof things and it does help with showerproofing them.

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