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preclude
used in Atlas Shrugged

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Definition
keep from happening or arising
  • It sounded like some sort of monstrous corruption that precluded the possibility of wondering whether anyone could mean it; he wondered only what was the point of uttering it.
    1.10 Part 1 Chapter 10 — Wyatt's Torch (29% in)

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