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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of preventing something by anticipating and disposing of it effectively.

Usage examples (36)
  • The preclusion was the third step of the line of reasoning: the reason must not apply to the counter-set.
  • Most grave among the Sixth Circuit’s misunderstandings, issue preclusion is a plea available to prevailing parties.
  • Shouldn't claim preclusion be kicking in about now?
  • Yet some are brave enough to challenge that preclusion. for more
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