1. precedent an example that is used to justify similar occurrences
  2. presentiment a feeling of evil to come
  3. procurement the act of getting possession of something
  4. president the chief executive of a republic
  5. presentment an accusation of crime made by a grand jury on its own initiative
  6. President the person who holds the office of head of state of the United States government
  7. precedence status established in order of importance or urgency
  8. preceding existing or coming before
  9. resentment a feeling of deep and bitter anger and ill-will
  10. pediment a triangular gable between a horizontal entablature and a sloping roof
  11. sediment matter that has been deposited by some natural process
  12. proceeding a sequence of steps by which legal judgments are invoked
  13. rudiment the elementary stage of any subject
  14. precedented having or supported or justified by a precedent
  15. pentimento the reappearance in a painting of an underlying image that had been painted over (usually when the later painting becomes transparent with age)
  16. precedency preceding in time
  17. impediment something immaterial that interferes with action or progress
  18. treatment the management of someone or something
  19. procedure a particular course of action intended to achieve a result
  20. pronunciamento a public declaration of intentions

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