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Adjective proof has 1 sense
 proof  (used in combination or as a suffix) able to withstand; "temptationproof"; "childproof locks"
Antonym:_{ } pervious (indirect, via impervious)
Noun proof has 6 senses
 proof, cogent evidence  any factual evidence that helps to establish the truth of something; "if you have any proof for what you say, now is the time to produce it"
_{1} is a kind of evidence, grounds
_{1} has particulars:
 proof  a formal series of statements showing that if one thing is true something else necessarily follows from it
_{2} is a kind of argument, statement
_{2} has particulars: mathematical proof; logical proof; demonstration, monstrance
 proof  a measure of alcoholic strength expressed as an integer twice the percentage of alcohol present (by volume)
_{3} is a kind of measure, quantity, amount
 proof, test copy, trial impression  (printing) an impression made to check for errors
_{4} is a kind of impression, printing
_{4} has particulars: galley proof; foundry proof
 proof  a trial photographic print from a negative
_{5} is a kind of photographic print, print
 validation, proof, substantiation  the act of validating; finding or testing the truth of something
_{6} is a kind of determination, finding
_{6} has particulars:
Verb proof has 5 senses
 proof  make or take a proof of, such as a photographic negative, an etching, or typeset
_{1} is one way to produce, make, create
Sample sentence:
Somebody s something
 proof  knead to reach proper lightness; "proof dough"
_{2} is one way to knead, work
Sample sentence:
Somebody s something
 proofread, proof  read for errors; "I should proofread my manuscripts"
_{3} is one way to see, check, insure, see to it, ensure, control, ascertain, assure
Sample sentences:
Somebody s
Somebody s something
 proof  activate by mixing with water and sometimes sugar or milk; "proof yeast"
_{4} is one way to change, alter, modify
Sample sentence:
Somebody s something
 proof  make resistant to water, sound, errors, etc.; "proof the materials against shrinking in the dryer"
_{5} is one way to strengthen
Sample sentence:
Somebody s something
