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repeller

an obstetrical instrument used in large animal obstetrics to repel a fetus during correction of a dystocia, e.g. kühn's crutch. See also repulsion (3).
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Once Deletum is brushed onto a building's walls, it repels all kinds of paint or ink, lasts for at least 10 years, and can be "tagged" with graffiti over and over with no ill effect.
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.
Repel for Outlook activates whenever Outlook detects the arrival of a new email message.
0 can repel creatures in a two metre radius of the computer using sound waves, but due to PC speaker limitations can usually only repel one type of creature at a time.
These scents not only appeal to the human nose, but also repel insects, and can be incorporated into household products from shower gel to floor cleaner.
In bold strokes of audio-dacity Kevin Young has crafted his second book of poetry, To Repel Ghosts.
The center layer of Repel Waterproof Dressing absorbs exudate, reducing the number of dressing changes; the top layer allows gaseous exchange while protecting the wound from contaminates.
1, all Stainmaster branded carpets manufactured or shipped will have the Advanced Teflon Repel System.
Faultless([R]) Starch introduces stain resistance to starching with a new technology that repels spills and helps clothes last longer.
The source said to the reporter of the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA /: "The security forces and tribal fighters managed to repel the attack in the Muthij area east of the city of Ramadi.
ATLANTA, April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Repel Well, developers of innovative, safe and long lasting protective coatings for fabric, cellphones, tablets and windshields, today announced entry into a key direct store distribution ("DSD") agreement with Osiris Inc.