pre-exist Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “pre-exist” in the English Dictionary

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pre-existverb [I or T]

uk   us   /ˌpriː.ɪɡˈzɪst/ formal
to ​exist before something ​else: Dinosaurs pre-existed ​humanbeings by many millions of ​years.
(Definition of pre-exist from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pre-exist”
in Chinese (Simplified) 先于…存在(或生存)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 先於…存在(或生存)…
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