Definition of obviate:
extinguish, block, pass, avoid, reject, do away with, allow, get rid of, bend, annihilate, annul, ward off, invalidate, turn away, forestall, exclude, keep off, nullify, study at prevent, bar, distract, preclude, wipe out, suspend, egest, stave off, rid of, forfend, hinder, deflect, nip in the bud, excrete, prevent, debar, eradicate, rule out, restrain, carry off, head off, void, quash, parry, anticipate, winnow out, fend off, forefend, eliminate, decimate, avert.
- "A Poached Peerage", William Magnay.
- "Hydriatic treatment of Scarlet Fever in its Different Forms", Charles Munde.
- "Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present", Various.