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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. obviate: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. obviate: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. obviate: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. obviate: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. obviate: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. obviate: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. obviate: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. obviate: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. obviate: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. obviate: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. obviate: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. obviate: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. obviate: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Obviate, obviate: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. obviate: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. obviate: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. Obviate: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. obviate: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. obviate: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. Obviate: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. obviate: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. obviate: Hutchinson's Dictionary of Difficult Words [home, info]
  23. obviate: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. obviate: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  25. obviate: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. obviate: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. obviate: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. obviate: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. obviate: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  2. obviate: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. obviate: A Word A Day [home, info]

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verb:  do away with
verb:  prevent the occurrence of; prevent from happening

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Words similar to obviate:   avert, avoid, debar, deflect, eliminate, obviated, obviating, obviation, fend off, head off, rid of, stave off, ward off, more...

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