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to prohibit from occurring by advance planning or action

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Among them is one mandating that such a bank must be equipped with a back-up system to forestall disruptions to its banking services.
He said this is necessary in order for the parties to know what is deployed where, and to forestall the attempt by desperate politicians who, despite being widely rejected by the people, are bent on rigging the elections.
It is devoted to Austin as a philosopher who gave Cavell "a voice, a way, a subject, a work of my own," and to a defense of Austin against an attack on his "Plea for Excuses" by none other than Jacques Derrida, a thinker to whose "voice, way, and subject" Cavell's own are so much closer (infinitely) than they are to Austin that one feels he has undertaken this defense to forestall readers from supposing that such closeness results from imitation.
In an attempt to forestall these events, many developers are now trying to salvage their real estate holdings by selling equity and bringing in joint venture partners.
Air Force General Robert "Butch' Huyser, is the man Carter dispatched to Tehran in 1979 as part of his effort to forestall the demise of the shah.
The Anambra State House of Assembly Complex was on Thursday barricaded by security agents armed to the teeth to forestall breakdown of law and order.
First he assumes that ancient Greek notions entirely forestall those of Renaissance astronomers (19-20); then he implies that Icaromenippus is MiM's progenitor (21-23); and finally he proposes that Godwin, "if anything[,] is satiris[ing] .
The law itself may be helpful to all parties but especially to the co-ops and condos, Apfelberg said, because it will at least partially replace the defaulting maintenance or common charge payments and could possibly forestall foreclosure of the unit.
THE National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), has warned Nigerians against the consumption of rotten tomatoes to forestall cancer.
The court's decision, according to FBSA&G partner Melissa Ephron, may be seen as a warning to commercial tenants who withhold rent and attempt to forestall their leasehold obligations that the price of such actions may be costly.
THE National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), over the weekend warned Nigerians against the consumption of rotten tomatoes to forestall cancer.
Drug therapy can slow or forestall that vulnerability.
Yekini who spoke with newsmen on Friday, said that with the renewed killings in Plateau State, the military authorities had intensified patrol within and outside Benue State to forestall the experience of the renewed killings in Plateau State.
They have proposed a suite of potential experiments and hope to forestall closure of the 22.5-kilometer-long, 45-meter-deep tunnel.
At most, about 20 percent of the current near-Earth asteroids might fall into the sun -- not enough to forestall worries that one of them might someday collide with Earth, he says.