Sentence Examples


  • But the efficiency of this preventive stops short at the point of saving human life.
  • It is often made by the settlers and fishermen of the St Lawrence region, being esteemed as a preventive of scurvy.
  • At the first hint of below freezing weather, Howie was on the job, covering everything and reading up on all preventive measures known to man.
  • Chemicals sulphate of copper, employed chiefly as a preventive 01 certain maladies of the vine; carbonate of lead, hyper.
  • The laws concerning the Jews had a repressive and preventive object: the repression of Judaism and the prevention of inroads of Jewish influences into the state religion.