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  1. Preventing

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How to say Preventing in sign language?

  1. preventing


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Preventing in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Preventing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Preventing in a Sentence

  1. Vaile Wright:

    Preventing those things from happening, of course, is the goal because if you have a heart attack, that's putting you at risk for death.

  2. Amy Jeffress:

    This was an accident, and a criminal prosecution with a potential penalty of fourteen years imprisonment is simply not a proportionate response, we have been in contact with the U.K. authorities about ways in which Anne Sacoolas could assist with preventing accidents like this from happening in the future, as well as Anne Sacoolas desire to honor Harrys memory.

  3. Mohamed Yusuf:

    We shall continue preventing such attacks, however we ask people to work with us.

  4. Garen Wintemute:

    We are having a national conversation about whether black lives matter, and one of the reasons we have not done a better job of preventing firearm violence is that we think – wrongly – that it primarily affects young black men, the data show that the societal burden of firearm violence falls predominately on older white men and involves primarily suicide, not homicide.

  5. Tony Long:

    We applaud the commissioner's commitment to preventing illegally caught fish from entering the EU.

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