[ an-tuh-seed-n-see ]
/ ˌæn təˈsid n si /
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the quality or condition of being antecedent.
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“Evoke” and “invoke” both derive from the same Latin root “vocāre.”
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How to use antecedency in a sentence
What Baden Powell called "physical causation," is now more commonly known as invariable antecedency, or invariable succession.The Philosophy of Natural Theology|William Jackson