Preceding definition

prĭ-sēdĭng
Existing or coming before another or others in time, place, or sequence; previous.
adjective
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That precedes; going or coming before.
adjective
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Preceding is the act of coming before or being ahead of.

An example of preceding is the number one coming before the number two.

verb
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Occurring before or in front of something else, in time, place, rank or sequence.

On the preceding Monday Shobana had gone on vacation.

adjective
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Present participle of precede.
verb
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