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precede
used in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

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Definition
to go or do before
  • He had been careful to begin both of his inquest-statements with the fight, without confessing the grave-robbery that preceded it; therefore it was deemed wisest not to try the case in the courts at present.
    Chapter 11 (99% in)

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