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precautionary

adjective
 
 
/prɪˈkɔːʃənəri/ US   /prɪˈkɔːʃəneri/
done or used to try and protect a person or thing from something dangerous or harmful: As a precautionary measure, she moved her money to another account.
Translations of “precautionary”
in Korean 예방의…
in Arabic وَقائي…
in Portuguese preventivo, de precaução…
in Catalan preventiu…
in Japanese 用心の, 予防のための…
in Italian precauzionale…
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