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[L. deterrere, to frighten away, deter]
1. Pert. to an agent that inhibits or prevents the action of another agent.
2. An agent that inhibits or prevents the action of another agent.
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Venes, Donald, editor. "Deterrent." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 24th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2021. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/757220/all/deterrent.
Deterrent. In: Venes DD, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2021. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/757220/all/deterrent. Accessed June 3, 2023.
Deterrent. (2021). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary (24th ed.). F.A. Davis Company. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/757220/all/deterrent
Deterrent [Internet]. In: Venes DD, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2021. [cited 2023 June 03]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/757220/all/deterrent.
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