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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An agent or device intended to impedes conception; Remedy that slows the course of an illness or disease;

Usage examples (39)
  • He lashed out at what he called a preventative war policy that has made the country less safe and has inflamed America's enemies abroad.
  • Wouldn't that also possibly help in preventative measures towards good health?
  • Does the uniform plan proposed include deductibles, co-pays, and other disincentives to obtain preventative care?
  • (injectable) treatment is stopped as soon as a long-term preventative medication starts to work. for more
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