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Meaning of ANTECEDE

Pronunciation:  `anti'seed

WordNet Dictionary
[v]  be earlier in time; go back further

ANTECEDE is a 8 letter word that starts with A.


 Synonyms: antedate, forego, precede, predate
 Antonyms: follow, postdate



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\An`te*cede"\, v. t. & i. [L. antecedere; ante + cedere
to go. See {Cede}.]
To go before in time or place; to precede; to surpass. --Sir
M. Hale.

Thesaurus Terms
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