Inhibitory and Precautionary


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Inhibitory adjective – Restrictive of action.
Precautionary and inhibitory are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Precautionary" instead an adjective "Inhibitory".
Nearby Words: inhibit, inhibited, inhibition, inhibiting, inhibitor
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Precautionary adjective – Concerned with or serving to keep something from happening.
Inhibitory and precautionary are semantically related. You can use "Inhibitory" instead an adjective "Precautionary".
Nearby Word: precaution
Synonyms for Precautionary
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Inhibitory & Precautionary. N.p., 2016. Web. 30 Nov. 2020. <>.
Precautionary or Inhibitory. 2016. Accessed November 30, 2020.

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