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previous

adjective [before noun] uk   us   /ˈpriː.vi.əs/
B1 happening or existing before something or someone else: The previous owner of the house had built an extension on the back. Training is provided, so no previous experience is required for the job. He has two daughters from a previous marriage.
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in Arabic سابِق…
in Korean 이전의…
in Malaysian sebelumnya…
in French précédent…
in Turkish önceki, geçmişe ait…
in Italian precedente…
in Chinese (Traditional) 以前的,先前的…
in Russian предыдущий…
in Polish poprzedni, wcześniejszy…
in Vietnamese trước…
in Spanish anterior…
in Portuguese prévio, anterior…
in Thai แต่ก่อน…
in German früher…
in Catalan anterior, previ…
in Japanese 前の, 以前の, 先の…
in Indonesian sebelumnya…
in Chinese (Simplified) 以前的,先前的…
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