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1    antecedent, anterior, earlier, erstwhile, ex-, foregoing, former, one-time, past, preceding, prior, quondam, sometime  
2      (informal)   ahead of oneself, precipitate, premature, too early, too soon, untimely  
1    consequent, following, later, subsequent, succeeding  
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Something that as soon as it is done becomes decided upon to repeat the next year and years to come. Does not necessarily have to had been done previous years to be defined an instant tradition.
targeted advertising based on the previous actions of a given Internet user
[Bus.];[Tech.] also behavioral retargeting [US]
wait for something, usually linked to a previous event, to happen; expect something that can not be avoided to happen
pregnant mammal before birth occurs (applies to women)
Medical term , not used in common conversation - Latin
Marriage between a man of royal or noble birth and a woman of lesser status, with the stipulation that wife and children have no claims to his titles or possessions or dignity. Still common at the beginning of the 20th C., the practice is now rare. Syn. Morganatic marriage, marriage of the left hand
[Hist.] So-called, because at the nuptial ceremony the husband gives his left hand to the bride, rather than his right, when saying, “I take thee for my wedded wife.”
c'est la montagne qui accouche d'une souris
à celui qui s'enrichit, même les mules mettent au monde des poulains
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