precede

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precede(
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to come before)
a. preceder
Important financial changes preceded the Industrial Revolution.Hubo importantes cambios financieros que precedieron la Revolución Industrial.
b. anteceder
A brief summary precedes each section of the book.Todas las secciones del libro van antecedidas por un breve resumen.
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precede
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (in time, space, importance)
a. preceder a
in the weeks preceding her departuredurante las semanas previas a su partida
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precede [prɪˈsiːd]
transitive verb
(in space, time, rank) preceder; anteceder
he let me precede him through the door me dejó pasar por la puerta a mí primero; the concert was preceded by a talk el concierto vino precedido de una charla; his reputation had preceded him su reputación jugaba en contra de él; for a month preceding this durante un mes anterior a esto
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