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Obstruction of action, access, or approach
“A general model of the roots of violence gives useful insights and identifies possible avenues for research and prevention.”
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A thing that provides resistance, delay, or obstruction to something or someone
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Prevention of, or protective treatment for disease
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Stopping proliferation of nuclear weapons
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The act of forbidding or banning something
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The action of suppressing something such as an activity or publication
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A measure taken in advance to prevent something dangerous, unpleasant, or inconvenient from happening
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The introduction of an antigenic substance or vaccine into the body to produce immunity to a specific disease
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The prevention of the progress, success, or fulfillment of something
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Resistance or dissent, expressed in action or argument
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Unemotional, dispassionate, or moderate behaviour
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The act or state of eschewing or avoiding something
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A stoppage or sudden cessation of motion
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