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precautionary

adjective

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concerned with or serving to keep something from happening
  • prior to the game, we moved the furniture out of the way as a precautionary measure

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“Precautionary.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/precautionary. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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