Preclusive
Preclusive Pre*clu"sive, a. Shutting out; precluding, or tending to preclude; hindering. -- {Pre*clu"sive*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • preclusive — index exclusive (limited), preventive, prohibitive (restrictive), restrictive Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 200 …   Law dictionary

  • preclusive — adjective see preclude …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • preclusive — See preclusion. * * * …   Universalium

  • preclusive — adjective /pɹɛˈklu.sɪv/ Serving to preclude …   Wiktionary

  • preclusive — Synonyms and related words: deterrent, deterring, discouraging, ethnocentric, exceptional, excluding, exclusive, exclusory, forbidding, forestalling, inadmissible, inhibitive, inhibitory, insular, interdictive, interdictory, narrow, parochial,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • preclusive — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Intended to prevent: deterrent, preventative, preventive. See ALLOW …   English dictionary for students

  • preclusive — pre clu·sive || prɪ kluːsɪv adj. exclusive, eliminative, removing; preventative, serving to make impossible …   English contemporary dictionary

  • preclusive — pre·clu·sive …   English syllables

  • preclusive — adjective made impossible • Syn: ↑obviating • Similar to: ↑preventive, ↑preventative • Derivationally related forms: ↑preclude …   Useful english dictionary

  • Preclusive purchasing — (also known as Preclusive buying and Preemptive buying) is an economic warfare tactic where one belligerent in a conflict purchases matériel and operations from neutral countries not for domestic needs, but in order to deprive other belligerents… …   Wikipedia

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