antecede

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verb an·te·cede \ˌan-tə-ˈsēd\

Definition of antecede

anteceded

;

anteceding

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  precede

Examples of antecede in a sentence

  1. <the 19th-century Pre-Raphaelites claimed to base their principles and practices on the Italian art that anteceded Raphael and other masters of the High Renaissance>

Origin and Etymology of antecede

Latin antecedere


First Known Use: 1628



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