repellent

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1 repellent adjective
also repellant /rɪˈpɛlənt/
1 repellent
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

— repellency

/rɪˈpɛlənsi/ noun [noncount]
2 repellent noun
also repellant /rɪˈpɛlənt/
plural repellents also repellants
2 repellent
noun
also repellant /rɪˈpɛlənt/
plural repellents also repellants
Learner's definition of REPELLENT
: a substance that is used to keep something out or away
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