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Flashcards in Lesson 7 Deck (13):
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ante

before

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antebellum

of a period before war

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antecedent

a thing or event that proceeds

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anterior

coming before in position or time

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avant-garde

ahead of the times

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vanguard

the foremost position especially of an army or fleet

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pre

before

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precept

a command, a rule of conduct

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predestination

the belief that what happens in human life has already been determined by a higher power

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preempt

to take possession of something before anyone else can do so

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premonition

a warning in advance

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preposterous

absurd

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pretentious

showy; pompus