Entry from US English dictionary
Definition of Deet in English:
A brand of diethyltoluamide, a colorless oily liquid with a mild odor, used as an insect repellent.
- I used a Deet product during a cross-country ride two summers ago and did not properly read the fine print.
- Similar proportions of nonradioactive Deet were measured chemically after evaporation and washing.
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