Pretypifying
Pretypify Pre*typ"i*fy, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Pretypified}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Pretypifying}.] To prefigure; to exhibit previously in a type. --Bp. Pearson. [1913 Webster]

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  • Pretypified — Pretypify Pre*typ i*fy, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Pretypified}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Pretypifying}.] To prefigure; to exhibit previously in a type. Bp. Pearson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pretypify — Pre*typ i*fy, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Pretypified}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Pretypifying}.] To prefigure; to exhibit previously in a type. Bp. Pearson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pretypify — /pree tip euh fuy /, v.t., pretypified, pretypifying. to foreshadow or prefigure the type of: The father s personality pretypified his son s. [1650 60; PRE + TYPIFY] * * * …   Universalium

  • pretypify — /ˌpriˈtɪpəfaɪ/ (say .pree tipuhfuy) verb (t) (pretypified, pretypifying) to typify beforehand; prefigure …   Australian English dictionary

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