insect repellent

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Noun1.insect repellent - a chemical substance that repels insectsinsect repellent - a chemical substance that repels insects
repellant, repellent - a chemical substance that repels animals
Translations
طَارِدُ لِلحَشَرَاتِطارِد للحَشَرات
repelent
insektbekæmpelsesmiddelinsektmiddel
hyönteiskarkote
sredstvo protiv kukaca
rovarriasztó
虫よけ
구충제
odpudzujúci prostriedokrepelent
insektsmedel
ยากันแมลง
böcek ilacıböcek kovan ilâç
thuốc diệt côn trùng

insect repellent

ninsettifugo

insect

(ˈinsekt) noun
any of many kinds of small six-legged creatures with wings and a body divided into sections. We were bothered by flies, wasps and other insects.
insecticide (inˈsektisaid) noun
a substance (usually in powder or liquid form) for killing insects.
ˌinsecˈtivorous (-ˈtivərəs) adjective
(of plants or animals) feeding (mainly) on insects.
ˈinsect repellent noun
a chemical preparation that repels insects.

insect repellent

طَارِدُ لِلحَشَرَاتِ repelent insektmiddel Insektenschutzmittel εντομοαπωθητικό repelente de insectos hyönteiskarkote insectifuge sredstvo protiv kukaca insettifugo 虫よけ 구충제 insectwerend middel insektmiddel środek odstręczający owady repelente de insetos средство от насекомых insektsmedel ยากันแมลง böcek ilacı thuốc diệt côn trùng 驱虫剂
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M2 PRESSWIRE-September 3, 2019-: Mosquito Repellent Products for Children 2019 - Global Sales, Price, Revenue, Gross Margin and Market Share Forecast Report
"As we head into the Labor Day weekend and the month of September people should not forget to bring and use an EPA-approved mosquito repellent for any outdoor activities," Monica Bharel, M.D., M.P.H., the state public health commissioner, said in a news release.
"First and foremost is Search and Destroy where there is no need to collect water like bottles, car tires, buckets, drums and other possible mosquito repellent and mosquito repellent.
The 4-S stands for 'Search and destroy' mosquito-breeding sites; practice 'Self-protection measures' such as wearing of long pants and long sleeved shirts, and daily use of mosquito repellent; 'Seek early consultation', and 'Support fogging/spraying' only in hotspot areas.
Paranoia has grippped Filipino parents as dengue fever spread by mosquito-borne virus has seen mosquito repellent lotions or patches fly off shelves and the dengue death toll rises.
The prices of mosquito repellent creams have shot up, compelling buyers to pay more.
The 4S stands for Search and destroy mosquito breeding sites; employ Self-protection measures such as wearing long pants and long-sleeved shirts and daily use of mosquito repellent; Seek early consultation; and Support fogging/spraying only in hotspot areas where an increase in cases is registered for two consecutive weeks to prevent an impending outbreak.
Summary: Agra (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Aug 4 (ANI): A man incensed with his wife for talking to another man on WhatsApp, forced her to drink mosquito repellent liquid and then strangulated her to death, police said.
People must also apply mosquito repellent. Dr Basheer A P, chief internist at Badr al Samaa Hospital in Ruwi, said, 'Mosquito and tick repellent are easily available in all parts of Salalah.
4S stands for search and destroy mosquito-breeding sites, employ self-protection measures (i.e., wearing long pants and long sleeved shirts, and daily use of mosquito repellent), seek early consultation, and support fogging/spraying only in hot spot areas where increase in cases is registered for two consecutive weeks to prevent an impending outbreak.
You might like The Eye Mosquito Repellent Band (PS4.99, theye.co.uk).
DOH advised the public to avoid dengue with the 4S strategy: Search and destroy mosquito breeding sites, Self-protection measures like wearing long pants and daily use of mosquito repellent, Seek early consultation, and Support fogging or spraying.