Definition of 'resistant'
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Vets treat farm animals with antibiotics that can promote the emergence of resistant strains in people.Times, Sunday Times (2006) THE EARTH: An Intimate History (2004) Times, Sunday Times (2016) The Sun (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2009) Christianity Today (2000) The Sun (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The number of programmes available for download is still small and some film studios remain resistant to making their films available online.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The more a painkiller is taken, the more resistant the body becomes.The Sun (2013)
Peach Avalon is resistant to this disease.The Sun (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2015) E For Additives (1987)
The most resistant snakes are also a little slower than the less resistant reptiles, which puts them at an evolutionary disadvantage.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
If you are going to plant and then leave them to their own devices, seek out kinds that are resistant to disease.The Sun (2009)
Experiments have shown that making people laugh can temporarily boost certain aspects of their immune system, potentially making them more resistant to infection and disease.MAKING HAPPY PEOPLE (2005) The Sun (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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