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preclude

[pri-klood]
verb (used with object), precluded, precluding.
1.
to prevent the presence, existence, or occurrence of; make impossible: The insufficiency of the evidence precludes a conviction.
2.
to exclude or debar from something: His physical disability precludes an athletic career for him.

Origin:
1610–20; < Latin praeclūdere to shut off, close, equivalent to prae- pre- + -clūdere, combining form of claudere to shut, close

precludable, adjective
preclusion [pri-kloo-zhuhn] , noun
preclusive [pri-kloo-siv] , adjective
preclusively, adverb
unprecludable, adjective
unprecluded, adjective
unpreclusive, adjective
unpreclusively, adverb


1. forestall; eliminate.
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preclude (prɪˈkluːd)
 
vb
1.  to exclude or debar
2.  to make impossible, esp beforehand
 
[C17: from Latin praeclūdere to shut up, from prae in front, before + claudere to close]
 
pre'cludable
 
adj
 
preclusion
 
n
 
preclusive
 
adj
 
pre'clusively
 
adv

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preclude
1618, from L. præcludere "to close, shut off, impede," from L. præ- "before, ahead" + claudere "to shut" (see close (v.)).
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