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(election) a ballot that is cast while absent (usually mailed in prior to election day) absentee ballot
remark made spontaneously without prior preparation ad-lib
hypersensitivity reaction to the ingestion or injection of a substance (a protein or drug) resulting from prior contact with a substance anaphylaxis
Greek language prior to the Roman Empire Ancient Greek
native or inhabitant of England prior to the Norman conquest Anglo-Saxon
English prior to about 1100 Anglo-Saxon , Old English
any of the early patriarchs who lived prior to the Noachian deluge antediluvian , antediluvian patriarch
breach of contract committed prior to the time of required performance anticipatory breach , constructive breach
food or drink served prior to a meal appetizer
mutual sexual fondling prior to sexual intercourse arousal , foreplay , stimulation
time of a man's life prior to marriage bachelorhood
stand to support a corpse or a coffin prior to burial bier
inhabitant of southern Britain prior to the Anglo-Saxon invasions Briton
mixes air with gasoline vapor prior to explosion carburetor , carburettor
amount that the insurance company will pay on a given life insurance policy if the policy is cancelled prior to the death of the insured cash surrender value
member of a European people who once occupied Britain and Spain and Gaul prior to Roman times Celt , Kelt
alliance made up of states that had been Soviet Socialist Republics in the Soviet Union prior to its dissolution in Dec 1991 CIS , Commonwealth of Independent States
(computer science) the processing time required by a device prior to the execution of a command command overhead , command processing overhead , command processing overhead time , overhead
stock entitling owner to dividends after prior claims are paid common stock
offer made by someone who has rejected a prior offer counteroffer
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