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Repellent

Re`pel´lent   Pronunciation: ~lent
a.1.Driving back; able or tending to repel.
n.1.That which repels.
2.(Med.) A remedy to repel from a tumefied part the fluids which render it tumid.
3.A kind of waterproof cloth.
Noun1.repellent - a compound with which fabrics are treated to repel water
Synonyms: repellant
2.repellent - a chemical substance that repels animals
Synonyms: repellant
3.repellent - the power to repel; "she knew many repellents to his advances"
Synonyms: repellant
Adj.1.repellent - serving or tending to repel; "he became rebarbative and prickly and spiteful"; "I find his obsequiousness repellent"
2.repellent - highly offensive; arousing aversion or disgust; "a disgusting smell"; "distasteful language"; "a loathsome disease"; "the idea of eating meat is repellent to me"; "revolting food"; "a wicked stench"
3.repellent - incapable of absorbing or mixing with; "a water-repellent fabric"; "plastic highly resistant to steam and water"
Synonyms: resistant
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