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A bituminous waterproofing agent used in various types of roofing materials.

Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary
asphalt (noun)
a dark bituminous substance that is found in natural beds and is also obtained as a residue in petroleum refining and that consists chiefly of hydrocarbons
an asphaltic composition used for pavements and as a waterproof cement
asphalt (verb)
transitive verb
to cover with asphalt - pave
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