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 for repellant
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  repellant
      adj 1: serving or tending to repel; "he became rebarbative and
             prickly and spiteful"; "I find his obsequiousness
             repellent" [syn: rebarbative, repellent, repellant]
      2: 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" [syn: disgusting, disgustful,
         distasteful, foul, loathly, loathsome, repellent,
         repellant, repelling, revolting, skanky, wicked,
         yucky]
      n 1: a compound with which fabrics are treated to repel water
           [syn: repellent, repellant]
      2: a chemical substance that repels animals [syn: repellent,
         repellant]
      3: the power to repel; "she knew many repellents to his
         advances" [syn: repellent, repellant]

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