Preventive 8 (47%)
Preventative 8 (47%)
I don't know, but now I'm googling it. 1 (5%)
Deadlocked. Man, I know how to pick a poll topic.
I had never heard the term "preventive" until the health care reform debate of late. All my life, I said "preventative". Now, I'm afraid I was wrong. Is it an either or type of thing or is it a different part of speech?
Come on now, grammar nerds. It's your time to shine!
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