過去式：precluded 過去分詞：precluded 現在分詞：precluding
- 1. 【文】排除；防止，杜絕
preclude the possibility of misunderstanding 防止誤解的可能
- 2. 阻止，妨礙[（+from）]
The bad weather precluded me from attending the meeting. 糟糕的天氣使我不能出席會議。
...right, power or remedy by any party shall constitute a waiver by that party of, or impair or preclude any further exercise of, that or any other right, power or remedy arising under this...
... referred to as “statutory bars” because they operate to bar (preclude) a patent on an invention.
Subject always to the board discretion of a trial judge to preclude repetitive and unduly harassing interrogation = The judge can stop ...