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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Able to keep from happening.

Usage examples (37)
  • Many diseases are preventable if vaccinations are available.
  • Conscious of preventable human suffering
  • The number one way these diseases are preventable is making the appropriate lifestyle choices.
  • For telephony at large, however, lousy audio quality, though easily preventable, is likely to be with us for a long time to come. for more
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