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abovementioned

[uh-buhv-men-shuh nd] /əˈbʌvˌmɛn ʃənd/
adjective
1.
mentioned or written above:
The role was sung by the abovementioned Mr. Phillips.
Origin
1700-1710
1700-10; above + mention + -ed2
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Word Origin and History for above-mentioned
abovementioned
1707, from above and p.t. of mention. Above-named is recorded from c.1600.
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