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anticipation

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Etymology

Latin anticipatio: compare with French anticipation.

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
anticipation

Plural
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  1. The act of anticipating, taking up, placing, or considering something beforehand, or before the proper time in natural order.
  2. (finance) Debts that are paid off early, generally in order to pay less interest.

Translations

Finnish: varautuminen
Italian:anticipazione
Turkish: sezinleme

References

anticipation” in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.

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