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    • to stop something from happening
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    • A former employee was prevented from engaging in a trade, business or profession.
    • An order is necessary to prevent irreparable harm.
    • Having a criminal record can prevent your client from getting a good job.
    • The bank implemented improved controls to prevent these types of transactions.
    • They parked cars along the common boundary to prevent access to their respective driveway.s
    • How to Prevent this From Happening to Your Company.
    • Helping their clients prevent legal problems.
    Additional Notes

    • The noun form prevention is often found in phrases like crime prevention.