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Another word for anterior

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Adjective
  1. Going before

      1. In front
      2. Going before, in front, or forward.
      3. Made or given ahead of time:
      1. Going before; preceding.
      2. Going or coming before in time, order, or logic; prior; previous; preceding
      1. Comparative form of early: more early
      2. Occurring previously
      1. Something that came before, hence preceded the event currently in question, such as a previously decided case. It may serve as a model for the interpretation of a law, or disposition as a case. Something that came before, hence preceded the event currently in question, such as a previously decided case. It may serve as a model for the interpretation of a law, or disposition as a case.
      2. That precedes; preceding
      1. That precedes; going or coming before
      2. Existing or coming before another or others in time, place, or sequence; previous.
      1. (Informal) Too soon; premature
      2. (Informal) Acting, occurring, or done too soon; premature or hasty:
      3. Existing or occurring before something else in time or order; prior:
      1. Preceding in order or importance; preferred
      2. Preceding in importance or value:
      3. Preceding in time; earlier; previous; former
    See also:

    precede

  2. Just gone by or elapsed

    See also:

    time