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preferred above all others and treated with partiality

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Usage examples (7)
  • Ils preferent les tordre dans tous les sens pour que ca rentre dans la boite.
  • The convention provides that specified claims of workers should have a rank higher than most other preferent claims, and in particular those of the state and the social...
  • "Les villes protestantes preferent la libert√© avec Calvin QUE la tyrannique concorde avec Luther."
  • This system will be preferent for those who have nutter habit of keeping everything clean and germfree around them.
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