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  • n. A walking or going before; precedence.
  • n. A preamble.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A walking or going before; precedence.
  • n. A preamble.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of walking or going before.
  • n. A preamble: a sense given to the word in the following quotation in consequence of the previous use of preamble.

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