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undercoating

[ uhn-der-koh-ting ]
/ ˈʌn dərˌkoʊ tɪŋ /
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noun
a protective seal applied to the underside of an automobile to reduce corrosion and vibration.
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Origin of undercoating

First recorded in 1920–25; undercoat + -ing1
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