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Meanings of Antecedes:

verb

Come before (something) in time, order, or position; precede.

Usage examples:

Investigative reporting long antecedes the invention of miniature cameras

Meanings of Anteceding:

verb

Come before (something) in time, order, or position; precede.

Usage examples:

Investigative reporting long antecedes the invention of miniature cameras

Meanings of Antecessor:

noun

A person who precedes another in time or order. a person who precedes another as holder of a position, office, title, etc.

Meanings of Antechamber:

noun

A small room leading to a main one.

Usage examples:

The antechamber to an interview room

Meanings of Antechambers:

noun

A small room leading to a main one.

Usage examples:

The antechamber to an interview room

Meanings of Antechapel:

noun

(especially in oxford and cambridge colleges) a distinct part of a chapel between the entrance and the nave or choir.

Usage examples:

Above the entrance to the antechapel, covering almost the entire wall above the door, is giampetrin…

Meanings of Antechoir:

noun

An area in front of or adjacent to the choir of a church, typically an enclosed or partially-enclosed space lying between the choir and the nave.

Meanings of Antechoirs:

noun

An area in front of or adjacent to the choir of a church, typically an enclosed or partially-enclosed space lying between the choir and the nave.

Meanings of Anteconsonantal:

adjective

Preceding a consonant.

Meanings of Antecourt:

noun

An outer courtyard; a courtyard forming an entrance.

Meanings of Antecubital:

adjective

Located anterior to or in the bend of the elbow, or on the anterior aspect of the forearm.

Meanings of Anted:

verb

Put up an amount as an ante in poker or brag and similar games.

Usage examples:

He essentially gets to pick which bets he thinks are best, and ante them up.
noun

A stake put up by a player in poker or brag before receiving cards.

Usage examples:

The antes were at the $10,000–$20,000 level
phrasal verb

To give money in order to join or be part of something

Usage examples:

The new teams each had to ante up a huge entry fee to the major leagues.

Meanings of Antedate:

verb

Precede in time; come before (something) in date.

Usage examples:

A civilization that antedated the roman empire

Meanings of Antedated:

verb

Precede in time; come before (something) in date.

Usage examples:

A civilization that antedated the roman empire

Meanings of Antedates:

verb

Precede in time; come before (something) in date.

Usage examples:

A civilization that antedated the roman empire

Meanings of Antedating:

verb

Precede in time; come before (something) in date.

Usage examples:

A civilization that antedated the roman empire

Meanings of Antediluvial:

adjective

Existing or occurring before the flood described in the biblical book of genesis, or (in later use) before a widespread flood as described in other mythological traditions; of or relating to the period before such a flood.

Meanings of Antediluvially:

adverb

In times before the flood described in the biblical book of genesis, or (later) before any widespread flooding.

Meanings of Antediluvian:

adjective

Of or belonging to the time before the biblical flood.

Usage examples:

Gigantic bones of antediluvian animals

Meanings of Antefact:

noun

Something done or occurring before; a previous act or event. later also: a previously existing circumstance.

Meanings of Antefix:

noun

An ornamental fixture placed on the eaves or cornice of a building to conceal the end of a tile; (also) an ornamental head, etc., forming a spout from a gutter.

Meanings of Anteflexed:

adjective

Bent forwards; specifically (of the uterus) having the fundus bent forwards with respect to the cervix. contrasted with "retroflexed".

Meanings of Anteflexion:

noun

The condition or fact of being bent forwards, especially the condition of the uterus in which the fundus is bent forwards with respect to the cervix. also: the action of bending something forwards. contrasted with "retroflexion".

Meanings of Antefurca:

noun

In the thorax of an insect: the furca of the prothorax, which is the first of three furcas that serve for the attachment of muscles in the thorax.

Meanings of Antefurcae:

noun

In the thorax of an insect: the furca of the prothorax, which is the first of three furcas that serve for the attachment of muscles in the thorax.

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