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precedent
used in Unbroken - adapted for young adults

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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)
  • Every airman knew about Nanking, and since then, Japan had reinforced the precedent.
    p. 77.1

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