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precludeverb [T]

 us   /prɪˈklud/ fml
to ​prevent something or make it ​impossible: Although ​yourapplication was not ​accepted, it doesn’t preclude the ​possibility of ​yourapplying again ​later.
(Definition of preclude from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







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precludeverb [T]

uk   /prɪˈkluːd/  us   /prəˈkluːd/ formal
preclusion
noun [U] uk   /prɪˈkluː.ʒən/  us   /prəˈkluː.ʒən/
Your ​age should not ​act as a preclusion to you being ​accepted for the ​course.
(Definition of preclude from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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