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precedence
used in Anne Of Green Gables

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Definition
to be prior to something else in time, order or importance
  • Ruby Gillis and Emma White, who had quarreled over a point of precedence in their platform seats, no longer sat at the same desk, and a promising friendship of three years was broken up.
    Chapter 26 — The Story Club Is Formed (10% in)

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