Definition of antifouling in English:


Line breaks: anti|foul|ing
Pronunciation: /ˌantɪˈfaʊlɪŋ


[mass noun]
  • Treatment of a boat’s hull with a paint or similar substance designed to prevent fouling: [as modifier]: antifouling bottom paint
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    • Many of these victims tried to apply blue antifouling paint to their boat's bottom but invariably get more on themselves than their boat.
    • Use the right antifouling paint and keep your bottom clean.
    • Call it a disaster, even, but don't call it ‘Go-Fast,’ say users of the Dolphinite brand antifouling paint that sells for over $200 a gallon.

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