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Pre´vi`ous
a.1.Going before in time; being or happening before something else; antecedent; prior; as, previous arrangements; a previous illness.
The dull sound . . . previous to the storm,
Rolls o'er the muttering earth.
- Thomson.
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before; - often used adverbially for previously.
- M. Arnold.

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