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deets

[deets] /dits/
plural noun, Informal.
1.
details:
Do you have any deets on their divorce?
Origin of deets
1985-1990
1985-90; by shortening and alteration

Deet

[deet] /dit/
Chemistry, Trademark.
1.
a brand of diethyltoluamide.
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British Dictionary definitions for deets

DEET

/diːt/
noun acronym
1.
diethyl(meta)toluamide; an insect repellent
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deets in Science
deet
  (dēt)   
A colorless, oily liquid that has a mild odor and is used as an insect repellent. Its chemical name is diethyl toluamide. Chemical formula: C12H17NO.
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Related Abbreviations for deets

DEET

1.
diethyl toluamide
2.
n-diethyltoluamide
3.
N,N-diethyl-m-toluamine
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