noun pre·ven·ience \prēˈvēnyən(t)s, -nēən-\

Definition of prevenience



  1. 1 :  prévenance

  2. 2 :  prevenient character or action

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Origin and Etymology of prevenience

from prevenient, after such pairs as English intelligent : intelligence

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a trip made at another's expense

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