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preferential

adjective [before noun]
 
 
/ˌprefərˈenʃəl/
better than that which is given to others: It is not acceptable, in a modern company, to give preferential treatment to your relatives and friends. Bananas from Caribbean countries have traditionally enjoyed preferential access to the EU.preferential rates/terms/arrangements Members can get preferential terms on services such as free mortgage valuations and discounts on personal loans.
Translations of “preferential”
in Chinese (Traditional) 優先的, 優待的,優惠的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 优先的, 优待的,优惠的…
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