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precedent (n):
an example that is used to justify similar occurrences at a later time
precedent (n):
(civil law) a law established by following earlier judicial decisions
precedent (n):
a subject mentioned earlier (preceding in time)
precedent (n):
a system of jurisprudence based on judicial precedents rather than statutory laws
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common law originated in the unwritten laws of England and was later applied in the United States
precedent (s):
preceding in time, order, or significance
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The darkest hour is that before dawn

gecenin en karanlık anı sabaha en yakın olduğu andır
Even when things seem at their very worst, they may shortly improve.


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