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synonyms for preventives

  • difficulty
  • drawback
  • handicap
  • hindrance
  • hurdle
  • impediment
  • obstacle
  • restraint
  • restriction
  • stumbling block
  • bar
  • check
  • encumbrance
  • limitation
  • pale
  • preventive
  • cure
  • medicine
  • preventive
  • remedy
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antonyms for preventives

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  • advantage
  • aid
  • assistance
  • benefit
  • freedom
  • help
  • opening
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        How to use preventives in a sentence

        As Prophylactics (preventives) of the fever, Macrotin, Bell.
        AN EPITOME OF HOMEOPATHIC HEALING ARTB. L. HILL
        These two medicines serve as prophylactics (preventives) of Cholera.
        AN EPITOME OF HOMEOPATHIC HEALING ARTB. L. HILL
        Numerous remedies and preventives have been recommended, by those who suppose they have tried them with success.
        SOIL CULTUREJ. H. WALDEN
        Remedies and Preventives are similar to those above mentioned.
        AMERICAN POMOLOGYJ. A. WARDER
        One of the best preventives of rude Sabbath breaking is a nicely folded, well-fitting Sunday suit.
        REVISITING THE EARTHJAMES LANGDON HILL
        There are, however, certain preventives that are beyond the scope of this book to treat in detail.
        INDUSTRIAL ARTS DESIGNWILLIAM H. VARNUM
        Moving the furniture and thoroughly sweeping and brushing the edges with turpentine are good preventives.
        GUIDE TO HOTEL HOUSEKEEPINGMARY E. PALMER
        These preventives only prove efficient on condition that they be used persistently.
        SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 447, JULY 26, 1884VARIOUS
        Mulching the beds and maintaining a moist atmosphere are the best preventives.
        MUSHROOMS: HOW TO GROW THEMWILLIAM FALCONER
        Amulets served as preventives against bodily ailments or injuries, misfortune and ill-luck generally.
        PRIMITIVE PSYCHO-THERAPY AND QUACKERYROBERT MEANS LAWRENCE
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