[ pri-see-did ]
/ prɪˈsi dɪd /
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the simple past tense and past participle of precede.
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Origin of preceded
OTHER WORDS FROM precededun·pre·ced·ed, adjective
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How to use preceded in a sentence
In what cases do we use nouns unpreceded by any article or other determinative word?The Principles of Language-Study|Harold E. Palmer
An Arctic night—unpreceded by twilight—fell, and there dawned the sabbath of the witches.The Big Bow Mystery|I. Zangwill
She began with apologizing for a visit unpreceded by an introduction.Ormond, Volume III (of 3)|Charles Brockden Brown
Also, I should have advised against entry into any room unpreceded by what in Stageland is termed "noise without."Paul Kelver|Jerome Klapka, AKA Jerome K. Jerome
I found the tubercles never exhibited a discernible exudation; but always organised elements unpreceded by amorphous matter.