preceding, antecedent, foregoing, previous, prior, former, anterior mean being before. preceding usually implies being immediately before in time or in place. the preceding sentence.What does the immediately preceding letter mean?
It means the one that comes just before. For example, if we were talking about the letter K and then referred to "the immediately preceding letter" we would mean the letter J, which comes just before K in the alphabet. HomeWhat is the meaning of preceding year?
Existing or coming before another or others: in preceding years; on a preceding page. 2. Existing or coming immediately before another or others: the preceding year; the preceding page.What does two years immediately prior to the date mean?
“TWO YEARS IMMEDIATELY PRECEDING THE DATE”. means: measuring BEFORE the specified date; the time of two years. “immediately” gives the definition of =DIRECTLY BEFORE. “two years” =is the measurement of time before the specified time marker, or date.