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his passport arrived just previous to his trip

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1698, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of previous to was in 1698

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“Previous to.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/previous%20to. Accessed 26 Feb. 2021.

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