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precautionnoun alertness, anticipation, attention, care, carefulness, caution, circumspection, forearming, foresight, forethought, guarantee, guardedness, heed, heedfulness, premunition, preventive measures, prior measure, protection, providence, provision, prudence, safeguard, security, solicitude, surveillance, timely care, vigil, vigilance, wariness, warning, watch, watchfulness
Associated concepts: last clear chance doctrine, precautions to guard against injury, standard of care
See also: caution, discretion, panoply, preparation, prudence, safeguard