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Advantages like these he certainly may enjoy in consequence of his preclusion from the higher and wider field of ideas.

It operates to preclude the consent of the succeeding generations; and the preclusion of consent is despotism.

"The righteous shall flourish like the palm tree" in preclusion of uniting or mixing with others.

WORD ORIGIN

1610s, from Latin praeclusionem (nominative praeclusio) "a shutting off," noun of action from past participle stem of praecludere (see preclude).

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