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preventive

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noun pre·ven·tive \-ˈvent-iv\

Medical Definition of preventive

  1. :  something (as a drug) used to prevent disease




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preventive

adjective pre·ven·tive

Medical Definition of preventive

  1. :  devoted to or concerned with the prevention of disease <preventive drug therapy> <preventive psychiatry>





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