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English definition of “precautionary”

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.
(Definition of precautionary from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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