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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Foreordain or determine beforehand.

Usage examples (11)
  • In his narrative, permanent environmental forces lead to enduring historical trends that preordain political events and regional wars.
  • Of course, these parallels do not preordain a second Depression.
  • In other words, does where we're born preordain where our loyalties will fall?
  • Let's just say that depending on how you design a study you can practically preordain the outcome. for more
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