What is another word for deterrent?

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A thing that discourages or is intended to discourage someone from doing something
“But Anderson admitted the park's unique location also serves as a deterrent to the deluge of visitors he's hoping for.”
Tending to deter
“He believes in the deterrent effect of custodial sentences.”
Able or intended to deter
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