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Definition of Leak


  1. A crack, crevice, fissure, or hole which admits water or other fluid, or lets it escape; as, a leak in a roof; a leak in a boat; a leak in a gas pipe.
  2. The entrance or escape of a fluid through a crack, fissure, or other aperture; as, the leak gained on the ship's pumps.
  3. Leaky.
  4. To let water or other fluid in or out through a hole, crevice, etc.; as, the cask leaks; the roof leaks; the boat leaks.
  5. To enter or escape, as a fluid, through a hole, crevice, etc. ; to pass gradually into, or out of, something; -- usually with in or out.
  6. A loss of electricity through imperfect insulation; also, the point at which such loss occurs.
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Leak Translations

leak in German is lecken, Leck, entweichen
leak in Italian is falla
leak in Latin is effluo
leak in Norwegian is lekkasje, lekk
leak in Spanish is fuga