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English definition of “prefigure”


verb [T]     /priːˈfɪɡ.ər/ US  /-jɚ/ formal
to show or suggest that something will happen in the future: His paintings prefigure the development of perspective in Renaissance art.Predicting things and intuition
(Definition of prefigure verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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