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repellent

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1repellentadjective
alsorepellant/rɪˈpɛlənt/
1repellent
adjective
also repellant /rɪˈpɛlənt/
Learner's definition of REPELLENT  
: keeping something out or away — often used in combination
[more repellent; most repellent]formal  : causing someone to feel disgust : repulsive

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/rɪˈpɛlənsi/noun,[noncount]
2repellentnoun
alsorepellant/rɪˈpɛlənt/
pluralrepellentsalsorepellants
2repellent
noun
also repellant /rɪˈpɛlənt/
pluralrepellentsalsorepellants
Learner's definition of REPELLENT  
: a substance that is used to keep something out or away
[noncount]
[count]
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