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predeterminate

[pree-di-tur-muh-nit] /ˌpri dɪˈtɜr mə nɪt/
adjective
1.
determined beforehand; predetermined.
Origin of predeterminate
1625-1635
First recorded in 1625-35; pre- + determinate
Related forms
predeterminately, adverb
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  • Full of predeterminate intuitions, they are without intelligence, which is the power of seeing things as they are.

    Winds Of Doctrine George Santayana
British Dictionary definitions for predeterminate

predeterminate

/ˌpriːdɪˈtɜːmɪnɪt; -ˌneɪt/
adjective
1.
determined beforehand; predetermined
Derived Forms
predeterminately, adverb
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