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preemptive
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Babbitt
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  • Babbitt had discreetly preempted a place beside Louetta on the piano bench.

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  • a preemptive strike against the enemy’s air force and missile installation
  • She preempted his expected betrayal by immediately telling everyone what happened in her own words.

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