Damp-proof course

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Acronym: dpc

The course in a wall into which a horizontal impervious material is inserted to prevent damp rising above ground level.

Please note that this is the term as it stands in the original IALA Dictionary edition (1970-1989)

International Association of Marine Aids to Navigation and Lighthouse Authorities - AISM