preceding Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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precedingadjective [before noun]

uk   /prɪˈsiː.dɪŋ/  us   /priː-/
existing or ​happening before someone or something: The ​paintings are a ​development of ​ideas she ​explored in the preceding ​decade. In ​conclusion, I ​hope the preceding ​arguments have ​convinced you of the need for ​action.
(Definition of preceding from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “preceding”
in Chinese (Simplified) 在前的,在先的,前面的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 在前的,在先的,前面的…
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