[ ruhst-proof ]
/ ˈrʌstˌpruf /


not subject to rusting.

verb (used with object)

to coat with a substance that prevents rusting.


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Origin of rustproof

First recorded in 1685–95; rust + -proof Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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British Dictionary definitions for rustproof

/ (ˈrʌstˌpruːf) /


treated against rusting
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