preventively
adverb see preventive II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Preventively — Pre*vent ive*ly, adv. In a preventive manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • preventively — See preventive. * * * …   Universalium

  • preventively — adverb In a preventive way …   Wiktionary

  • preventively — prɪ ventɪvlɪ adv. in a manner that averts, in a manner which prevents; as a means of avoiding , as a method for preventing …   English contemporary dictionary

  • preventively — pre·ven·tive·ly …   English syllables

  • preventively — adverb see preventive II …   Useful english dictionary

  • preventive — preventively, adv. preventiveness, n. /pri ven tiv/, adj. 1. Med. of or noting a drug, vaccine, etc., for preventing disease; prophylactic. 2. serving to prevent or hinder: preventive measures. n. 3. Med. a drug or other substance for preventing… …   Universalium

  • preventive — I. noun Date: circa 1639 something that prevents; especially something used to prevent disease II. adjective Date: circa 1626 devoted to or concerned with prevention ; precautionary < preventive steps against soil erosion >: as a. designed or… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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