Definition of water-resistance in US English:

water-resistance

noun

  • See water-resistant

    • ‘My Waterproof Project Paper is ideal for projects where water-resistance and dimension-stability characteristics are necessary.’
    • ‘On the other hand, if such answers could be found, might the extreme water-resistance of such construction find application in areas of predictable inundation?’
    • ‘Today's lightweight ‘performance’ fabrics are perfect for waterproofing and water-resistance with barely a hint to the consumer that they have they have been treated.’