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previse

[pri-vahyz] /prɪˈvaɪz/
verb (used with object), prevised, prevising.
1.
to foresee.
2.
to forewarn.
Origin
late Middle English
1425-1475
1425-75; late Middle English < Latin praevīsus past participle of praevidēre to foresee. See pre-, visa
Related forms
previsor, noun
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previse

/prɪˈvaɪz/
verb (transitive) (rare)
1.
to predict or foresee
2.
to notify in advance
Word Origin
C16: from Latin praevidēre to foresee, from prae before + vidēre to see
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