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to turn or drive away

to offend the senses or feelings of

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Chilli pepper is also collected and spread or placed in a different corner of a building, a house or homestead to repel snake.
Rub the leaves a bit as you pass to release the volatile oils that repel black and other flies.
Gerry moved to insert 'declare,' striking out [the congressional power to] 'make' war; leaving to the Executive the power to repel sudden attacks.
The oil stays mixed with the water and soap because the soap creates bonds on the surface that do not repel the water.
CS2Exchange Software, Holly Springs, NC, has released Repel for Outlook 1.
Thai computer expert Saranyou Punyaratanabunbhu has upgraded his free mosquito repelling Anti-Mal software to repel cockroaches and rats.
If you prefer the latter, one of the newest is Repel Lemon Eucalyptus, made from the leaves of the eucalyptus citriodora tree.
The display will show how plants use scent and colour to attract helpful insects and repel unwelcome herbivores.
To Repel Ghosts by Kevin Young Zoland Books, June 2001, $26,00 ISBN 1-58195-0330
The tree's fruits contain a chemical (2,3,4,5-tetrahydroxystilbene) that has been proven to repel many of those pesky insects that get into homes: cockroaches, crickets, spiders, fleas, box elder bugs, and ants.
offers MPM Repel Waterproof Dressing, a product suitable for incontinent residents because it can be wiped off when soiled, rather than being discarded.
Two sounds repel biting female mosquitoes: the wing speed frequencies of a predator, the dragonfly, and of the aggressive male mosquito.
ATLANTA -- Hoping for a repeat performance of the original Stainmaster branded carpet fiber launched in 1986, DuPont is introducing Stainmaster with Advanced Teflon Repel System.
Does Joel-Peter Witkin's photograph of a headless corpse (its neck terminating in a meaty stump, its penis shrivelling into its fat stomach, its feet absurdly sporting black socks), repel you?
To repel spills from juice, coffee, oil, wine and more, simply spray Faultless Starch Plus Stain Resistance on the entire garment during the ironing process to protect it.