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  • adj. Passed through; antecedent; previous.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Passed through; antecedent; previous.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Going before; preceding; previous.

Etymologies

Latin praeteriens, present participle. See preterite. (Wiktionary)

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