Definition of repulsion noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    repulsion

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//rɪˈpʌlʃn//
     
    [uncountable]
     
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  1. 1a feeling of very strong dislike of something that you find extremely unpleasant
  2. 2(physics) the force by which objects tend to push each other away the forces of attraction and repulsion see also repel compare attraction
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