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previous  

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  
  
Antonyms     
  
1    consequent, following, later, subsequent, succeeding  
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n.
pregnant mammal before birth occurs (applies to women)
Medical term , not used in common conversation - Latin
n.
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.
n.
targeted advertising based on the previous actions of a given Internet user
[Bus.];[Tech.] also behavioral retargeting [US]
exp.
wait for something, usually linked to a previous event, to happen; expect something that can not be avoided to happen
n.
Marriage between a man of royal or noble birth and his concubine, or a woman greatly his inferior, with the stipulation that wife and children have no claims to his titles or possessions or dignity. The concept is now limited to royal marriages. Syn. Morganatic marriage or 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.”

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