"A public Palestinian recognition of Israel as a Jewish nation-state is a precondition for regional peace," he announced.
He fell short of making this a precondition for talks, a requirement that had scuttled earlier attempts at negotiation.
Her release was a precondition to signing the EU Association Agreement.
But he and his team should have made it a precondition of the visit.
This, gal pals across America might note, was a precondition before she agreed to pick up and move to Silicon Valley.
The precondition of thought as of life is that nature be uniform, or ultimately that the world be rational.
The value of the money is a precondition of the money-function.
Such trust is a precondition to the existence of a thriving, modern economy.
Even biologically, two individuals of the higher animal species are the precondition to a new individual existence.
The precondition of every true calling must be, not love for art, but love for mankind.