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repellent

adjective re·pel·lent

Medical Definition of repellent

  1. :  serving or tending to drive away or ward off—often used in combination <a mosquito-repellent spray>



Variants of repellent

also re·pel·lant \ri-ˈpel-ənt\play

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repellent

noun re·pel·lent

Medical Definition of repellent

  1. :  something that repels; especially :  a substance used to prevent insect attacks



Variants of repellent

also repellant


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