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prevent
used in All Quiet on the Western Front

2 uses
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Definition
to stop (something from happening)
  • We try to prevent him.
    Chapter 11 (39% in)
  • It must be all lies and of no account when the culture of a thousand years could not prevent this stream of blood being poured out, these torture-chambers in their hundreds of thousands.
    Chapter 10 (85% in)

There are no more uses of "prevent" in All Quiet on the Western Front.

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