vorbeugen

Meanings

1.
to bend forward
("sich+Acc vorbeugen" - the focus is on forward, not down. NOT for bending objects.)
2.
to guard against, to prevent something
("einer Sache(Dative) vorbeugen" - it means that you take measures to prevent that thing from happening or starting. Often used in context of health.)

Word Family

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