The word resistant is an adjective. Resistant means (1) incapable of absorbing or mixing with, (2) disposed to or engaged in defiance of established authority, (3) incapable of being affected, (4) relating to or conferring immunity (to disease or infection).
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Many gardeners have experienced the frustration of planting attractive shrubbery only to have it eaten by deer. White-tailed deer are beautiful creatures, but they are an annoyance when it comes to gardens.
Marble is a popular choice for counter tops because of its elegance and durability. It is highly heat resistant and features beautiful patterns. Visit this site to learn more about marble counter tops.
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