Definitions for obviation

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  1. obviation, forestalling, preclusion(noun)

    the act of preventing something by anticipating and disposing of it effectively

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  1. obviation(Noun)

    The act of obviating; deterrence or prevention.

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  1. Obviation(noun)

    the act of obviating, or the state of being obviated

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