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Meaning of FORERUN

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Fore*run"\, v. t.
1. To turn before; to precede; to be in advance of (something
   following).

2. To come before as an earnest of something to follow; to
   introduce as a harbinger; to announce.

         These signs forerun the death or fall of kings.
                                               --Shak.

 
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