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antiperspirant

noun [C or U] uk   /ˌæn.tiˈpɜː.spər.ənt/ us    /-t̬iˈpɝː.spər-/
a substance that is put on the skin, especially under the arms, in order to prevent or reduce sweating

antiperspirant

adjective uk   /ˌæn.tiˈpɜː.spər.ənt/ us    /-t̬iˈpɜː.spər-/
acting to prevent or reduce sweating: an antiperspirant deodorant
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