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The meaning of Preventive

prɪˈven.tɪv

Preventive – definition

adjective

Designed to keep something undesirable such as illness or harm from occurring.

Usage examples:

Preventive medicine
noun

A medicine or other treatment designed to prevent disease or ill health.

Usage examples:

Quinine was used as a malaria preventive
adjective

Intended to stop something before it happens

Usage examples:

Preventive measures, preventative health care
adjective

Intended to stop something before it can happen, or before it becomes a problem

Usage examples:

He believes preventive measures could be taken to help control costs.

Preventive translation into English

Preventive: translate from English into Chinese

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预防性的

Preventive: translate from English into Dutch

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Preventief, Preventive, Voorkomend, Voorbehoedmiddel, Verhinderend, Middel om ziekte te voorkomen

Preventive: translate from English into French

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Préventif

Preventive: translate from English into German

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Vorbeugend, Präventiv, Prophylaktisch, Verhütend

Preventive: translate from English into Hindi

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निवारक, निरोधक, प्रतिबंधक, हटानेवाला, संताननिरोधक औषधि, पूर्व-सतर्कता-संबंधी उपाय

Preventive: translate from English into Italian

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Preventivo, Profilattico

Preventive: translate from English into Korean

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예방법, 예방책, 예방의

Preventive: translate from English into Russian

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Превентивный, Профилактический, Предупредительный, Профилактическое средство, Предупредительная мера

Preventive: translate from English into Spanish

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Preventivo, Medida preventiva, Medicamento profiláctico

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