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before

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so as to precede something in order of time
  • Their arrival was completely expected because a messenger had gone before.
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in advance

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before

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1 earlier than
  • Since I'm a faster runner, I got there before him.
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in advance of

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2 preceding in space
  • The children always insisted on running before their parents.
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in advance of, in front of

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