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surprisy-frown:

peterfeld:

Now we just need a drug to teach people that “preventative” is not a word.

“Preventive” is a concept. A “preventative” is an object.

Hmmm. It’s not correct as a modifier, as in “preventative detention” or (in the Onion headline) “new preventative drug” — those should be “preventive.”

Now on to “podium.”

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