caulked
caulked caulked adj. 1. having cracks and crevices stopped up with a filler such as caulk. Contrasted with {uncaulked}. [Narrower terms: {weather-stripped}]

Syn: calked, chinked, stopped-up. [WordNet 1.5]

2. having the seams between planks packed with waterproof material; -- of boats and ships.

Syn: calked. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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