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preincarnation

[ pree-in-kahr-ney-shuhn, pree-in- ]
/ priˌɪn kɑrˈneɪ ʃən, ˌpri ɪn- /
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noun

a previous incarnation or an existence before incarnation.

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Origin of preincarnation

First recorded in 1900–05; pre- + incarnation
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