Definisi 'preventive'
English to English
adjective
1 tending to prevent or hinder
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2 Going before; preceding.
source: webster1913
adjective satellite
3 preventing or contributing to the prevention of disease
Example:
• preventive medicine
• vaccines are prophylactic
• a prophylactic drug
source: wordnet30
noun
4 remedy that prevents or slows the course of an illness or disease
Example:
• the doctor recommended several preventatives
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5 any obstruction that impedes or is burdensome
source: wordnet30
6 an agent or device intended to prevent conception
source: wordnet30
7 That which prevents, hinders, or obstructs; that which intercepts access; in medicine, something to prevent disease; a prophylactic.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
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