prefiguration

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noun pre·fig·u·ra·tion \(ˌ)prē-ˌfi-gyə-ˈrā-shən, -gə-\

Definition of prefiguration

  1. 1 :  the act of prefiguring :  the state of being prefigured

  2. 2 :  something that prefigures

prefigurative

play \ˌprē-ˈfi-gyə-rə-tiv, -gə-\ adjective

14th Century

First Known Use of prefiguration

14th century

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