Definitions for impermeableɪmˈpɜr mi ə bəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. impermeable(adj)

    preventing especially liquids to pass or diffuse through

    "impermeable stone"; "an impermeable layer of scum"; "a coat impermeable to rain"


  1. impermeable(Adjective)

    impossible to permeate

  2. impermeable(Adjective)

    not allowing passage, especially of liquids; waterproof

  3. Origin: From impermeabilis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Impermeable(adj)

    not permeable; not permitting passage, as of a fluid. through its substance; impervious; impenetrable; as, India rubber is impermeable to water and to air

  2. Origin: [Pref. im- not + permeable: cf. F. impermable, L. impermeabilis.]

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