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precursors

noun , plural of precursor

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1 one that announces or indicates the later arrival of another
  • 18th-century lyric poets like Robert Burns were precursors of the Romantics
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2 something belonging to an earlier time from which something else was later developed
  • a precursor of the modern eggplant
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