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ex ante

[eks an-tee] /ˈɛks ˈæn ti/
noun
1.
based on anticipated changes or activity in an economy (opposed to ex post).
Origin
< Latin: literally, from (what might lie) ahead; according to (what lies) ahead
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Contemporary definitions for ex-ante
phrase

expected before the event, based on predicted results; forecast

Word Origin

Latin 'before the event'

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