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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Make a treatment inadvisable.

Usage examples (18)
  • “And nothing to contraindicate a spinal tap,” said Thayer.
  • Last November, Covidien had said it would voluntarily contraindicate the use of Optimark in kidney-disease patients.
  • Defective heart and kidney action contraindicate prolonged hot baths, but such ills will not appear if the mother lives properly.
  • If hot flashes are the issue and you are willing to accept the risks of HRT, and your other medical conditions do not contraindicate its use, then maybe you wnat to try HRT. for more
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