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prophylactic, preventative, preventive
n. remedy that prevents or slows the course of an illness or disease; "the doctor recommended several preventatives"
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prophylactic, preventative, preventive
adj. preventing or contributing to the prevention of disease; "preventive medicine"; "vaccines are prophylactic"; "a prophylactic drug"
prophylactic, cautionary
adj. warding off; "the swastika...a very ancient prophylactic symbol occurring among all peoples"- Victor Schultze
antifertility, prophylactic, contraceptive
adj. capable of preventing conception or impregnation; "contraceptive devices and medications"
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guard, safeguard, precaution
n. a precautionary measure warding off impending danger or damage or injury etc.; "he put an ice pack on the injury as a precaution"; "an insurance policy is a good safeguard"; "we let our guard down"
protective cover, protective covering, protection
n. a covering that is intend to protect from damage or injury; "they had no protection from the fallout"; "wax provided protection for the floors"
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parasiticidal, anthelminthic, anthelmintic, helminthic
adj. capable of expelling or destroying parasitic worms
antimicrobic, antimicrobial
adj. capable of destroying or inhibiting the growth of disease-causing microorganisms
salutary, good
adj. tending to promote physical well-being; beneficial to health; "beneficial effects of a balanced diet"; "a good night's sleep"; "the salutary influence of pure air"
flatus-relieving, carminative
adj. relieving gas in the alimentary tract (colic or flatulence or griping)
cathartic, purgative
adj. emotionally purging
psychotherapeutic, cathartic
adj. emotionally purging
healing, sanative, therapeutic, remedial, alterative, curative
adj. tending to cure or restore to health; "curative powers of herbal remedies"; "her gentle healing hand"; "remedial surgery"; "a sanative environment of mountains and fresh air"; "a therapeutic agent"; "therapeutic diets"
drugless
adj. without the use of drugs; "drugless therapy"
healthy
adj. financially secure and functioning well; "a healthy economy"
medicative, medicinal
adj. having the properties of medicine; "medicative drugs"; "medicinal herbs"; "medicinal properties"
restorative, recuperative
adj. promoting recuperation; "recuperative powers"; "strongly recuperative remedies"; "restorative effects of exercise"
antifouling
adj. (used of e.g. coatings) protecting against accumulation of barnacles etc on underwater surfaces; "antifouling paint"; "antifouling chemicals"
antifouling
adj. (used of e.g. coatings) protecting against accumulation of barnacles etc on underwater surfaces; "antifouling paint"; "antifouling chemicals"
prophylactic, cautionary
adj. warding off; "the swastika...a very ancient prophylactic symbol occurring among all peoples"- Victor Schultze
conserving, preserving
adj. saving from harm or loss; "serves a conserving function"
conserving, preserving
adj. saving from harm or loss; "serves a conserving function"
antifertility, prophylactic, contraceptive
adj. capable of preventing conception or impregnation; "contraceptive devices and medications"
covering
adj. "provided covering fire for the platoon that was moving up"
covering
adj. "provided covering fire for the platoon that was moving up"
safekeeping, custodial
adj. providing protective supervision; watching over or safeguarding; "daycare that is educational and not just custodial"; "a guardian angel"; "tutelary gods"
safekeeping, custodial
adj. providing protective supervision; watching over or safeguarding; "daycare that is educational and not just custodial"; "a guardian angel"; "tutelary gods"
evasive
adj. avoiding or escaping from difficulty or danger especially enemy fire; "pilots are taught to take evasive action"
evasive
adj. avoiding or escaping from difficulty or danger especially enemy fire; "pilots are taught to take evasive action"
tutelar, tutelary, custodial
adj. providing protective supervision; watching over or safeguarding; "daycare that is educational and not just custodial"; "a guardian angel"; "tutelary gods"
tutelar, tutelary, custodial
adj. providing protective supervision; watching over or safeguarding; "daycare that is educational and not just custodial"; "a guardian angel"; "tutelary gods"
overprotective
adj. overly protective; "overprotective parents"
overprotective
adj. overly protective; "overprotective parents"
preservative
adj. tending or having the power to preserve; "timbers should be treated with a preservative substance"
preservative
adj. tending or having the power to preserve; "timbers should be treated with a preservative substance"
restrictive
adj. (of tariff) protective of national interests by restricting imports
restrictive
adj. (of tariff) protective of national interests by restricting imports
safety-related
adj. providing or ensuring safety
safety-related
adj. providing or ensuring safety
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