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prior in time, order, arrangement, or significance

The meaning of the word precedent is prior in time, order, arrangement, or significance.

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mogulan Indian Muslim of or descended from one of several conquering groups of Mongol, Turkish, and Persian origin
jurisprudencethe science or philosophy of law
dissentto withhold assent or approval
tutelageinstruction especially of an individual
ripto tear or split apart or open
foistto introduce or insert surreptitiously or without warrant
philanthropistone who makes an active effort to promote human welfare : a person who practices philanthropy
lustrousreflecting light evenly and efficiently without glitter or sparkle
fervorintensity of feeling or expression