precedency

noun
pre·​ce·​den·​cy | \ ˈpre-sə-dən(t)-sē How to pronounce precedency (audio) , pri-ˈsē-dᵊn(t)-sē \

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1593, in the meaning defined above

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“Precedency.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/precedency. Accessed 15 May. 2021.

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