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Translation of "prior" - English-Spanish dictionary

prior

adjective /ˈpraiə/
already arranged for the same time previo, anterior a prior engagement.
more important prioritario She gave up her job as she felt her family had a prior claim on her attention.
priority /-ˈo-/ noun
the right to be or go first prioridad An ambulance must have priority over other traffic.
(plural priorities) something that must be considered or done first prioridad Our (first) priority is to feed the hungry.
prior knowledge noun
the things that someone already knows, for example the knowledge which someone has when they start a course of study and which can be later be compared with what they know when they have finished Conocimiento Previo All students are able to connect new learning to their prior knowledge.
prior to
before antes de Prior to working in America, he had travelled in Europe.
(Definition of prior from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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