predetermination

noun pre·de·ter·mi·na·tion \ ˌprē-di-ˌtər-mə-ˈnā-shən \

Definition of predetermination

1 :the act of predetermining :the state of being predetermined: such as
a :the ordaining of events beforehand
b :a fixing or settling in advance
2 :a purpose formed beforehand

First Known Use of predetermination

1647


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