Definition of Precedented

1. Adjective. Having or supported or justified by a precedent.

Antonyms: Unprecedented



Definition of Precedented

1. a. Having a precedent; authorized or sanctioned by an example of a like kind.

Definition of Precedented

1. Adjective. (rare chiefly legal) Having a precedent; not novel ¹

2. Verb. (rare) (past of precedent) ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Precedented

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precautious
precautiously
precautiousness
precava
precavae
precaval
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precedence
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precedencies
precedency
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precedentedly
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precel

Literary usage of Precedented

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1. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1885)
"... real transaction shall appear fair, though somewhat variant from that which is described, it would seem to be unjust and un- 8ee 14 OTTO. precedented to ..."

2. Beethoven by Richard Wagner, Albert Ross Parsons (1873)
"precedented artistic deed which that work [the Ninth Symphony] contains ; since we declare that the work of art which was formed and quickened entirely by ..."

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