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precede

verb   /prɪˈsiːd/
A to be or go before something or someone in time or space preceder a, anteceder a Kofi Annan preceded Ban Ki-moon as the Secretary-General of the UN. It would be helpful if you were to precede the report with an introduction.1554
(Definition of precede from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

precede

verb /priˈsiːd/
to go, happen etc before preceder, anteceder She preceded him into the room.
precedence /ˈpresidəns/ noun
(the right of) going before in order of importance etc precedencia, prioridad This matter is urgent and should be given precedence over others at the moment.
precedent /ˈpresidənt/ noun
a past action, especially a legal decision, which may act as a guide or rule in the future precedente a legal precedent.
preceding adjective
precedente, anterior The diagram is on the preceding page.
(Definition of precede from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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