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OTHER WORDS FROM watertightwa·ter·tight·ness, nounnon·wa·ter·tight, adjective
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If you haven’t already built your own first aid kit, a watertight, premade medical kit like this one is your best bet.
He denies complete culpability and has blamed mechanical failures, including malfunctioning watertight doors, for the sinking.South Korea’s Ferry Disaster Gives Us a New Cowardly Captain to Hate|Barbie Latza Nadeau|April 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The anthrax powder is secreted in a small watertight container that easily passes inspection at JFK.
If live grasshoppers, or similar bait, is desired the cork can be used unnotched to form a watertight stopper.The Boy Mechanic, Book 2|Various
In one instance (at Firek Gol, near Van) even the dam is still intact, but is no longer watertight.The Cradle of Mankind|W.A. Wigram
The ballast-tanks were found to be leaking and Gillies had considerable trouble in making them watertight.The Home of the Blizzard|Douglas Mawson
It was attacked on this side and that; its foundations were pronounced bad and its superstructure not watertight.The Panama Canal|Frederic Jennings Haskin
These roofings are laid on over boards and secured in position by nails, the joinings being made watertight with cement.Making a Poultry House|Mary Roberts Conover