Prophylactic synonyms

prō'fə-lăk'tĭk, prŏf'ə-
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The definition of preventive is something done to try to prevent an illness or undesirable outcome.
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Alternative form of preventive.
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A flexible sheath, usually made of latex or polyurethane, designed to cover the penis during sexual intercourse for contraceptive purposes or as a means of preventing sexually transmitted diseases.
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(Uncountable) Pliable material derived from the sap of the rubber tree; a hydrocarbon polymer of isoprene.
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An enveloping tubular structure, such as the tissue that encloses a muscle or nerve fiber.
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A substance or device capable of preventing pregnancy.
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Adapted or intended to afford protection.
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Defending against disease
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Urging caution or intended to warn; warning; admonishing
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That prevents or is intended to prevent fertility; contraceptive
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(Mechanics) A mechanism on a weapon or dangerous equipment designed to prevent accidental firing.
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Safe is defined as a storage place for valuables, usually locked and made of metal.
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Find another word for prophylactic. In this page you can discover 13 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for prophylactic, like: preventive, preventative, condom, rubber, sheath, Trojan (trademark), contraceptive, protective, allow, cautionary and antifertility.