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diethyltoluamide/di·eth·yl·tol·u·am·ide/ (-tol-u´ah-mīd) an arthropod repellent, applied to the skin and the clothing.
An effective insect repellent, esp. for repelling arthropods such as ticks and mosquitoes and flies.
diethyltoluamide (DEET)An insect repellant formulated as a lotion, spray or roll-on preparation that can be applied to the skin to repel mosquitos and reduce the risk of malaria. The drug is on the WHO official list.
an insect repellent used on dogs and cats. Toxicity has been reported with vomiting, tremors and seizures. Called also DEET.