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Made or designed to prevent dripping: dripless candles; a dripless paint roller.
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having or producing no drips
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(ˈdrɪp lɪs)

designed so that the substance, item, or contents will not drip.
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Adj.1.dripless - designed to prevent dripping; "a dripless faucet"; "dripless candles"
tight - of such close construction as to be impermeable; "a tight roof"; "warm in our tight little house"
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