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Synonyms for precaution

safeguard

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Synonyms for precaution

careful forethought to avoid harm or risk

the exercise of good judgment or common sense in practical matters

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a precautionary measure warding off impending danger or damage or injury etc.

the trait of practicing caution in advance

judiciousness in avoiding harm or danger

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This declaration includes the statement "When an activity is hazardous for health or environment precautious actions should be taken even if a cause-effect connection can't be scientifically established.
For example, one respondent said in image A farmers are "very precautious, they shower in shower out" and in image B if farmers are "rotating pastures and doing it right the livestock won't have worms.
As another precautious step, the Danish study group was present in The Netherlands when introducing the scale, making sure the standardized procedure was not overlooked by staff.
The GD/IS implores utmost precautious accuracy in media reporting under well-known circumstances prone to lead to confusion.
Commenting at the signing ceremony; Irshad Hussain, Chief Operating Officer, Pak Oasis, said: "Our company strives to operate in a manner that is friendly to the environment and is precautious of exhausting scarce natural resources such as the earth's fossil fuels.
With the experience I've had with injuries in the past year, I've come to the conclusion it's better to be precautious.
At our institution, we almost invariably use a coaxial introducer, which allows multiple samples to be obtained from a single precautious puncture while resulting in less trauma to surrounding tissue.
Uncertainty caused by the outcome of Italian parliamentary elections again destabilized already precautious situation in Europe.
He explained that users must practice selfhealing and cyber hygiene by taking the appropriate precautious measures when using the network.
Overall, taking into consideration table 2 and 3, we can claim that the native English speakers were more careful and precautious in making requests as to prevent a face-threatening act or an offensive move.
But just to be precautious about the situation, I wear it.
He called on Palestinians to take precautious measures from the attacks.
Asked about recent measures taken by Central Bank aimed to curb volatility in foreign currency rates, Simsek welcomed Central Bank's move, saying it should be considered as proactive efforts of policy makers to bring stability into money market and take a precautious stance against concerns over global growth.
The skies of Nasiriya witness every day American helicopters flying overhead as precautious measures to prevent rocket attacks against the American military base.