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antecedent
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The Great Gatsby
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  • He told me all this very much later, but I’ve put it down here with the idea of exploding those first wild rumors about his antecedents, which weren’t even faintly true.

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  • Student motivation as an antecedent to accelerated education.
  • At a period immeasurably antecedent to the silurian epoch...
    Charles Darwin  --  The Origin of Species

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