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previously meaning

EN[ˈpɹiːviəsli]
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    Definition of previously in English Dictionary

  • AdverbPREpré-SUF-ly
    1. At an earlier time.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • This anatomy is superficially similar to that of Cetotheriidae and some tranatocetids were previously considered to be cetotheres and even identified as Cetotherium.
        • It went public in May 2013, and its stock has done extremely well as positive data accumulated for ozanimod, which was previously called RPC1063.
        • BD3 expression has been previously linked to IL-17-immunity to OPC, and this AMP also has intrinsic, direct candidacidal activity.
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • Zygomycetes had not been reported from subseafloor basalt previously.
        • Sampling of the Carcinosomatoidea is increased, with ten species included for the carcinosomatid, megalograptid, and mixopterid clades in addition to the three sampled previously.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adverbs
        • Time adverbs
          • Temporal location adverbs
          • Uncomparable adverbs
          • Morphemes
            • Suffixes
              • Words by suffix
                • Words suffixed with -ly
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          1. en previously disadvantaged
          Source: Wiktionary

          Meaning of previously for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "previously" is an adverb, more specifically, a time adverb and an uncomparable adverb. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe.
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