hereinbefore

adverb

here·​in·​be·​fore (ˌ)hir-ˌin-bi-ˈfȯr How to pronounce hereinbefore (audio)
: in the preceding part of this writing or document

Word History

First Known Use

1687, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of hereinbefore was in 1687

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“Hereinbefore.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hereinbefore. Accessed 14 Jun. 2024.

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