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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A condition that is a prerequisite; An assumption that is taken for granted; An assumption on which rests the validity or effect of something else v. - Put into the required condition beforehand.

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  • The word precondition has a widely recognized meaning in the context of diplomatic negotiations.
  • A precondition is a policy change that one imposes on another country before even beginning negotiations.
  • A precondition is a precondition, is a precondition, is a precondition.
  • For this to happen a precondition is the role that statistical harmonisation will play to integrate the African Union (AU) agenda. for more
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