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caulk

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcaulkcaulk (also calk American English) /kɔːk $ kɒːk/ verb [transitive]  REPAIRto fill the holes or cracks in a ship with an oily or sticky substance in order to keep water out→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
caulkYou may need to make other repairs, such as repointing or replacing damaged wood, siding or masonry before you caulk.The trouble was that the company that would eventually caulk and waterproof the building had not yet been appointed.As a favor, the masons at the test site had said they would do the caulking of the mockup.
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Verb table
caulk
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theycaulk
he, she, itcaulks
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theycaulked
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave caulked
he, she, ithas caulked
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad caulked
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill caulk
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have caulked
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam caulking
he, she, itis caulking
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you, we, theyare caulking
Past
I, he, she, itwas caulking
you, we, theywere caulking
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been caulking
he, she, ithas been caulking
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been caulking
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be caulking
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been caulking
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