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See also: precedé, précède, and précédé

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle French précéder, from Latin praecēdō, from prae- + cēdō.

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precede (third-person singular simple present precedes, present participle preceding, simple past and past participle preceded)

  1. (transitive) To go before, go in front of.
  2. (transitive) To cause to be preceded; to preface; to introduce.
  3. (transitive) To have higher rank than (someone or something else).

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  • Not to be confused with proceed.
  • This word is commonly misspelt as preceed.

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precede (plural precedes)

  1. Brief editorial preface (usually to an article or essay)

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precede

  1. third-person singular present indicative of precedere

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precede

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of preceder.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of preceder.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of preceder.