repellent

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He not only disliked family life, but a family, and especially a husband was, in accordance with the views general in the bachelor world in which he lived, conceived as something alien, repellant, and, above all, ridiculous.
The objective of CCRC's research project was to compare the appearance and performance characteristics of the stain repellant finish and the dual-action stain repel-and-release finish on sample garments.
Likewise, they suggest that the beetle's slow doling out of repellant could be a common defense in small water creatures.
Bayer AG's household insecticide business includes the Baygon insecticide and Autan repellant brands, and generates annual sales of about Euros 400 million.