What is another word for fending off?

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Present participle for keep at bay
“Eating plain yogurt with live bacteria cultures daily and taking garlic and acidophilus supplements can fend off future infections.”
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Present participle for prevent the occurrence of
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Present participle for to ward off or put up an opposition to (an attack)
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Present participle for to cause (someone) to be unable to pursue one any longer
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Present participle for to resist or stand up to (something)
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Present participle for to get out of a situation, usually underhandedly
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Present participle for to prevent oneself from
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Present participle for to avoid giving a direct answer to (a question)
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Present participle for to struggle or fight back when attacked
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