Preventive synonyms

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Of, pertaining to, or serving as a precaution
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Deterring or tending to deter
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Alternative form of preventive.
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Preventive or protective; esp., preventing or guarding against disease
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Defending against disease
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Performed so as to avoid risk, danger, or legal liability:
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Anticipating; of or expressing anticipation
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Expectant; anticipatory.
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Serving to preclude.
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Adapted or intended to afford protection.
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A substance or device capable of preventing pregnancy.
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an agent or device intended to prevent conception
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an agent or device intended to prevent conception
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an agent or device intended to prevent conception
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The state or act of hindering something
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Archaic spelling of hindrance.
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The definition of a hitch is a something used to connect or an obstacle.
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(Law) A lien, charge, or claim attached to real property, as a mortgage
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A burden; a thing that must be carried.
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(--- Football) The legal blocking of opposing players in order to clear the way for the ball carrier; also, the player or players who do such blocking
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Granting or inclined to grant permission; tolerant or lenient:
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(Engineering) An alloyant used to refine grains in a cast macrostructure.
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The definition of an inoculum is a substance introduced into the body to create or increase the body's resistance or immunity to a disease.
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Find another word for preventive. In this page you can discover 30 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for preventive, like: precautionary, deterrent, tending to prevent, preventative, prophylactic, allow, public-health, intervention, harm-reduction, defensive and anticipatory.