• by way of precaution
  • 念のために
  • A drawback of this process is that it requires targets containing uranium-235, which are subject to the security precautions of fissile materials.
  • Wikipedia: Technetium
  • After landing, the Americans cooked fresh buffalo meat for breakfast and cut grass for their horses, apparently not taking proper security precautions.
  • Wikipedia: Lochry's Defeat
  • After Mawson slipped into a crevasse, they began to tie themselves to their sledges as a precaution.
  • Wikipedia: Far Eastern Party
  • Although malaria was known to be endemic in the Milne Bay area, precautions taken against the disease were haphazard.
  • Wikipedia: Battle of Milne Bay
  • Although never enacted, Parthenon was intended as a precaution should Okello or the Umma party radicals attempt to seize power from the more moderate ASP.
  • Wikipedia: Zanzibar Revolution
  • As a precaution against infection, public swimming pools were often closed in affected areas during poliomyelitis epidemics.
  • Wikipedia: Poliomyelitis
  • As a precaution Scott began the transfer of his scientific specimens to the other ships.
  • Wikipedia: Discovery Expedition
  • Both underwater and in space, proper precautions can eliminate the most pernicious effects.
  • Wikipedia: Oxygen toxicity
  • Catherine had at least taken the precaution of marrying Margaret, her youngest daughter, to Navarre.
  • Wikipedia: Catherine de' Medici
  • Consequently, it must be handled and stored with the appropriate safety precautions to prevent inhalation, ingestion and skin contact.
  • Wikipedia: Lead(II) nitrate
  • Despite Marsh's precautions against alerting his rival to Como Bluff's rich bone beds, word of the discoveries rapidly spread.
  • Wikipedia: Bone Wars
  • Eustis demanded to know why Harrison had not taken adequate precautions in fortifying his camp against attacks.
  • Wikipedia: William Henry Harrison
  • Eustis replied with a lengthy note demanding to know why Harrison had not taken adequate precautions in fortifying his camp.
  • Wikipedia: Battle of Tippecanoe
  • Furthermore, because the use of compressed gases in GMAW pose an explosion and fire risk, some common precautions include limiting the amount of oxygen in the air and keeping combustible materials away from the workplace.
  • Wikipedia: Gas metal arc welding
  • He took no precautions beyond strengthening his picket lines, refusing to entrench, build abatis, or push out reconnaissance patrols.
  • Wikipedia: William Tecumseh Sherman
  • He took the precaution of obtaining recommendations from Barber as to suitable outside artists who might participate in a competition.
  • Wikipedia: Barber coinage
  • However, by a month after the storm, residents were still required to boil water as a precaution.
  • Wikipedia: Typhoon Chataan
  • I SS-Panzer Korps commander Obergruppenführer Sepp Dietrich ordered his only reserve, the 101st SS Heavy Panzer Battalion, to position itself behind the Panzer Lehr and 12th SS-Panzer divisions in the Villers-Bocage area, as a precaution against any Allied attempt to hook through the Caumont Gap.
  • Wikipedia: Battle of Villers-Bocage
  • In 2006, as a precaution against inbreeding, two colts from the Shackleford herd were transported to Ocracoke.
  • Wikipedia: Banker horse
  • In Romania, garlic could be placed in the mouth, and as recently as the 19th century, the precaution of shooting a bullet through the coffin was taken.
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  • In spite of these precautions the baggage train was ambushed by a Xinca army soon after leaving Taxisco.
  • Wikipedia: Spanish conquest of Guatemala
  • In the backcountry, food must be stored some distance from campsites, and other related precautions are enforced to help prevent bad encounters.
  • Wikipedia: Shoshone National Forest
  • Ismay was also responsible for Willingdon's safety, and took precautions after he was threatened by assassins.
  • Wikipedia: Hastings Ismay, 1st Baron Ismay
  • It was then considered prudent to search the cellars on the day before each State Opening of Parliament, a ritual that survives to this day, although now retained as a picturesque custom rather than as a serious anti-terrorism precaution.
  • Wikipedia: Gunpowder Plot
  • Lieutenant-General Miles Dempsey, commanding the Second Army and privy to ULTRA decrypts of intercepted German signal traffic, knew the counterattack was coming and approved O'Connor's precautions.
  • Wikipedia: Operation Epsom
  • Like other arc welding processes, GTAW can be dangerous if proper precautions are not taken.
  • Wikipedia: Gas tungsten arc welding