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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Antecede  \An`te*cede"\,  v.  t.  &  i.  [L.  antecedere  ante  +  cedere 
  to  go  See  {Cede}.] 
  To  go  before  in  time  or  place  to  precede;  to  surpass.  --Sir 
  M.  Hale. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  antecede 
  v  :  be  earlier  in  time;  go  back  further  [syn:  {predate},  {precede}, 
  {forego},  {antedate}]  [ant:  {postdate}] 




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