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English definition of “preclude”

preclude

verb [T]     /prɪˈkluːd/ formal
to prevent something from happening: [+ from + doing sth] His illness precludes him from taking part in any sports.Preventing and impedingLimiting and restricting
(Definition of preclude verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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