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repulsion

noun [U] uk   us   /rɪˈpʌl.ʃən/

repulsion noun [U] (DISLIKE)

strong dislike or disapproval: to feel repulsion A look of repulsion flashed across her face.
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repulsion noun [U] (PUSHING AWAY)

specialized physics the force in physics that pushes two objects apart: magnetic repulsion
Translations of “repulsion”
in Chinese (Traditional) 不喜歡, 厭惡, 反感…
in Russian отвращение…
in Turkish nefret, iğrenme, tiksinti…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不喜欢, 厌恶, 反感…
in Polish odraza…
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