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Prevented appears in the following pangram (a sentence using every letter of the alphabet at least once):

  • Brown jars prevented the mixture from freezing too quickly. (50 letters)
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Definition of the verb Prevented

What does Prevented mean as a doing word?


  1. past of prevent

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Epidemiologic Methods (2000)

by Mitchell H Gail, Jacques Benichou

This value is interpreted as the proportion of cases attributable to lack of exposure to the protective factor and which could therefore potentially be prevented by generalizing exposure in the population. This valid interpretation of AR under ...

Google previewIndian Philosophical Analysis (1993)

Nyāya-Vaiśeṣika from Gaṅgeśa to Raghunātha Śiromaṇi by Karl H. Potter, Sibajiban Bhattacharyya

The prevented awareness can be either true or false; it may or may not be attended with belief; it must not be a supposition; it must not be an ordinary perception, or an illusory perception due to any psychophysical defect; and it must be ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Epidemiology (2014)

by Miquel Porta

PREVENTED FRACTION FOR THE POPULATION In a situation in which exposure to a given factor is believed to protect against a disease or other outcome, the prevented fraction for the population is the proportion of the hypothetical total ...

Google previewA New Malagasy-English Dictionary (1885)

by James Richardson

Prevented by some supernatural power ; prevented from overcoming the power of the Tanokna poison through the influence of witchcraft ; also a name given to the fish called Tobo caught by pushing earth and grass along in the water.

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Quotes about Prevented

A great deal of talent is lost to the world for want of a little courage. Every day sends to their graves obscure men whose timidity prevented them from making a first effort. (Sydney Smith)
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Scrabble value of P3R1E1V4E1N1T1E1D2

The value of this 9-letter word is 15 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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