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Turkish translation of “err on the side of caution”

err on the side of caution

to be very careful instead of taking a risk or making a mistake
risk almamak/hata yapmak yerine dikkatli olmak; itinalı/özenli/dikkatli olmak
Paying attention and being carefulCautious and vigilant
(Definition of err on the side of caution from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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