Precluded vs Preluded - What's the difference?
As verbs the difference between precluded and preluded
is that precluded
) while preluded
Remove the possibility of; (l); prevent or exclude; to make (l).
- It has been raining for days, but that doesn’t preclude the possibility that the skies will clear by this afternoon!
, date = 2013-08-09
, author = Douglas Main
, title = Israel Outlaws Water Fluoridation
, site = livescience
, url = http://www.livescience.com/38796-israel-outlaws-water-fluoridation.html
, accessdate = 2013-09-30
- Israel's decision to ban fluoridation follows a vote to preclude the practice in Portland, Ore., and Wichita, Kan. It was also recently overturned in Hamilton, the fourth most populous city in New Zealand.
An introductory or preliminary performance or event; a preface.
(music) A short piece of music that acts as an introduction to a longer piece.
To introduce something, as a prelude.
To play an introduction or prelude; to give a prefatory performance.
* Sir Walter Scott
- The musicians preluded on their instruments.
- We are preluding too largely, and must come at once to the point.