Bedeutung von “precede” — Learner’s Dictionary

precede

verb [ T ] us uk /priːˈsiːd/ formal

to happen or exist before something else:

[ often passive ] The formal ceremony was preceded by a parade.
preceding adjective [ always before noun ]

happening or coming before:

the preceding months
the preceding chapter

(Definition von “precede” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)