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Pronunciation of Precedent: Learn how to pronounce Precedent in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word precedent:

Pronunciation: /ˈprɛsɪd(ə)nt/

an earlier event or action that is regarded as an example or guide to be considered in subsequent similar circumstances:
there are substantial precedents for using interactive media in training
Law a previous case or legal decision that may be or ( binding precedent) must be followed in subsequent similar cases:
we hope to set a legal precedent to protect hundreds of miles of green lanes
Pronunciation: /prɪˈsiːd(ə)nt, ˈprɛsɪ-/

preceding in time, order, or importance:
a precedent case

late Middle English: from Old French, literally ‘preceding’