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preventive

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  • adjdeterrent
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Synonyms for preventive

adj deterrent
  • precautionary
  • defending
  • defensive
  • protective

More words related to preventive

antidote

noun. counteracting agent

antiseptic

noun. decontaminating agent

antitoxin

noun. agent for negating the effect of an infection or poison

barrier

noun. obstruction to goal

barriers

noun. obstruction to goal

cautionary

adjective. giving warning
  • admonishing
  • admonitory
  • advisory
  • cautioning
  • preventive
  • warning
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