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precedent
used in Me Before You

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Definition
an example from a prior time — typically used to justify similar occurrences at a later time (especially a judicial decision)
  • I suggest that if and when any public statement is made to this effect, the Director of Public Prosecutions makes it clear that the Traynor case sets no kind of precedent, and that the CPS will continue to judge each case on its individual merits and circumstances.
    p. 404.7

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