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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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In an elusive, preventable or evasive manner.

Usage examples (29)
  • Verb (used with object) : to avoid a person; to avoid taxes; to avoid danger. ,to avoid falling
  • Here's another one: "Most avoidably delayed comic."
  • One hundred thousand of us die annually in U.S. hospitals ... avoidably.
  • Next year, over 100,000 Americans will die avoidably while receiving healthcare. for more
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