the foregoing


: the things that have just been mentioned
It should be clear from the foregoing that a new system is needed.

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Recent Examples on the Web When relying on forward-looking statements to make decisions, investors and others should carefully consider the foregoing factors and other uncertainties and should not place undue reliance on such forward-looking statements. Kansas City Star, 10 Apr. 2024 None of the foregoing, however, eclipses the financial dimension of the complaint, which alleges that the firing left 19 months on his contract. Washington Post, 17 Mar. 2022

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“The foregoing.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 May. 2024.

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