prevention

[pri-ven-shuhn]
noun
1.
the act of preventing; effectual hindrance.
2.
a preventive: This serum is a prevention against disease.

Origin:
1520–30; < Late Latin praeventiōn- (stem of praeventiō) a forestalling. See prevent, -ion

nonprevention, noun
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prevention (prɪˈvɛnʃən)
 
n
1.  the act of preventing
2.  a hindrance, obstacle, or impediment

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Example sentences
Because many factors can contribute to carpal tunnel syndrome, there is no
  single mode of prevention.
Designed and provided outreach and prevention services, including workshops.
Prevention means different things in different places.
Used for prevention or eradication of powdery mildew, rust, and some lawn
  diseases.
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