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Introduction: Preventative

Description of Preventative

Preventative: remedy that prevents or slows the course of an illness or disease; "the doctor recommended several preventatives".
Source: WordNet 2.1

Preventative: Related Topics

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Broader terms for Preventative

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Hierarchical classifications of Preventative

The following list attempts to classify Preventative into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • curative,cure,remedy
  • medicament,medication,medicinal drug,medicine
  • drug
  • agent
  • causal agency,causal agent,cause
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

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  • Conjunctival sac
  • Conjunctival varix
  • Conjunctival vascular disorders and cysts
  • Conjunctival veins
  • Conjunctival xerosis
  • Conjunctive
  • Conjunctiviplasty
  • Conjunctivitis
  • Conjunctivitis arida
  • Conjunctivitis due to toxoplasmosis
  • Conjunctivitis in mucocutaneous disease
  • Conjunctivitis medicamentosa
  • Conjunctivitis, Acute Hemorrhagic
  • Conjunctivitis, Allergic

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