Translation of "precedent" - English-Turkish dictionary


noun [ C, U ] uk /ˈpresɪdənt/ us

an action or decision that is used as an example when someone wants to do a similar thing in the future

örnek, emsal, gelenek
This decision has set an important legal precedent for other countries.

(Translation of “precedent” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)