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English definition of “resistant”

resistant

adjective
 
 
/rɪˈzɪstənt/
NOT ACCEPTING not wanting to accept something, especially changes or new ideas: They're resistant to change.Opposing and againstNarrow-minded
NOT AFFECTED not harmed or affected by something: a water-resistant cover Bacteria can become resistant to antibiotics.Safe and secure
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