Definitions for preemptivepriˈɛmp tɪv
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designed or having the power to deter or prevent an anticipated situation or occurrence
"a preemptive business offer"
of or relating to preemption
made so as to gain an advantage when an enemy strike is anticipated
made so as to deter an anticipated unpleasant situation
(in Bridge, of a high-level bid) intended to interfere with an opponent's bidding
of or pertaining to preemption; having power to preempt; preempting
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