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forerunner
used in Measure for Measure

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Definition
something (or someone) preceding and influencing another development

or:

something that indicates what will later happen
  • We have made inquiry of you; and we hear Such goodness of your justice that our soul Cannot but yield you forth to public thanks, Forerunning more requital.
    5.1 — Act 5 Scene 1 — A public place near the city gate (2% in)

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