Definition of Prevents. Meaning of Prevents. Synonyms of Prevents

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Definition of Prevents

Prevent
Prevent Pre*vent", v. i. To come before the usual time. [Obs.] Strawberries . . . will prevent and come early. --Bacon.

Meaning of Prevents from wikipedia

- A blowout preventer (BOP) (pronounced B-O-P, not "bop") is a specialized valve or similar mechanical device, used to seal, control and monitor oil and...
- A gybe preventer, preventer, or jibe-guard, is a mechanical device on a sailing vessel which limits the boom's ability to swing unexpectedly across the...
- Preventable causes of death are causes of death related to risk factors which could have been avoided. The World Health Organization has traditionally...
- infections. In 2012, the World Health Organization estimated that vaccination prevents 2.5 million deaths each year. With 100% immunization, and 100% efficacy...
- Prevention may refer to: Preventive healthcare, measures to prevent diseases or injuries rather than curing them or treating their symptoms Crime prevention...
- A Modest Proposal For preventing the Children of Poor People From being a Burthen to Their Parents or Country, and For making them Beneficial to the Publick...
- around the **** between the body and the ****s. When it is closed it prevents the ****s from p****ing through. A common type of **** cuff consists...
- Prevention of the lawful and decent burial of a dead body is an offence under the common law of England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Outside of homicide...
- of preventing disease or infection. Antibiotics, for example, may be administered to patients with disorders of immune system function to prevent bacterial...
- avoiding a fatality. It is also referred to as the cost of life, value of preventing a fatality (VPF), implied cost of averting a fatality (ICAF), and value...