Definition of Prevising
1. previse [v] - See also: previse
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Literary usage of Prevising
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. English Composition as a Social Problem by Sterling Andrus Leonard (1917)
"of all these methods of arrangement for composition prevising may be stated in a sort of key principle of the arrangement methods: Related ideas must be ..."
2. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1896)
"... the moving animals more, and prevising men most profoundly modified, "f It was found also that the collective modification tends through cooperation to ..."
3. The American Journal of Psychology by Granville Stanley Hall, Edward Bradford Titchener (1895)
"... and the mind, prevising, feels its initiative. In either case attention as a psychic state follows and depends on tensions. V. BIBLIOGRAPHY. ..."
4. Source Book for Social Origins: Ethnological Materials, Psychological by William Isaac Thomas (1909)
"... or demotic modification, it becomes manifest that the moveless plants are least, the moving animals more, and prevising men most profoundly modified. ..."
5. The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including the Series by Samuel Johnson (1810)
"... collating, and prevising of benefices (an intolerable wrong to laymen's inheritances and the crown-revenues) gave cause of this jealous conjecture; ..."
6. Introduction to Psychological Theory by Borden Parker Bowne (1887)
"... for the will is only an abstraction from the volitional activity of the soul. And this free soul is also the knowing, prevising, ethical soul. ..."