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Use 'resistant' when discussing materials and their durability against elements or forces. SlideThe coating makes the surface resistant to scratches.
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Inherent QualityPlay
'Resistant' often implies a built-in feature, not an added one. SlideThis species of wood is naturally resistant to decay.
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Being 'resistant' doesn't mean invulnerable, just less likely to be affected. SlideThe fabric is resistant to water, but not waterproof.