insect repellant

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Related to insect repellant: Mosquito repellent
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Noun1.insect repellant - a chemical substance that repels insectsinsect repellant - a chemical substance that repels insects
repellant, repellent - a chemical substance that repels animals
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Now she is collecting bug spray, insect repellant and fly swatters for Camp Leatherneck, a military camp in the Afghanistan desert.
This chemical has been used for decades as an insect repellant and is very safe.
Cian tastes Olympic gold; Rachel Wyse and, below, Peter Mirnak, say spray insect repellant early and spray often
For farm, field or other outdoor workers, Ex Officio offers Buzz Off Insect Shield Insect Repellant Apparel, a new line of outerwear that will keep away mosquitoes, ticks, ants, flies, chiggers and midges.
Armed with good humor and lots of insect repellant, a group of Cornell University students, staff; faculty and assorted herpetologists spent last summer building a "toad tunnel" to allow amphibians safe passage across a preserve near campus.