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PRECEDE
Meaning : Mendahului, mendahulukan

Boutros Boutros-Ghali preceded Kofi Annan as the Secretary-General of the UN.

PRECINCT

Meaning :Daerah sekitar, batas, perbatasan

the area which surrounds a building or place, especially one with a wall around it

A tunnel entrance was found within the precincts of the prison camp.

PRECIPICE

Meaning :karang curam

a very steep side of a cliff or a mountain.

The film opens with a shot of a climber dangling from a precipice.

PRECISE

Meaning :tepat, betul, seksama, teliti

exact and accurate

The bunker's precise location is a closely guarded secret.

PRECOCIOUS

Meaning :tumbuh dengan cepat, perkembangan yang pesat

(especially of children) showing mental development or achievement much earlier than usual

She recorded her first CD at the precocious age of 12.

PREDECESSOR

Meaning :orang yang terlebih dahulu memegang jabatan

someone who had a job or a position before someone else, or something which comes before another thing in time or in a series

My predecessor worked in this job for twelve years.

PREDOMINANT

Meaning :lebih berkuasa, lebih banyak, lebih berpengaruh

more noticeable or important, or larger in number, than others

Research forms the predominant part of my job.

PREEMINENCE

Meaning :keunggulan, keulungan

more important or better than others

She is the pre-eminent authority in her subject.

PREJUDICE

Meaning :prasangka, dugaan, kerugian

an unfair and unreasonable opinion or feeling, especially when formed without enough thought or knowledge

Laws against racial prejudice must be strictly enforced.

PRELATE

Meaning :pembesar agama, Uskup

an official of high rank in the Christian religion, such as a bishop or an abbot

The prelate died while he was speaking about religion

PREMIER

Meaning :yang pertama, terpenting, utama

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She watched the premier movie last night

PREPARATORY

Meaning :permulaan, persiapan

done in order to get ready for something

Differences over these issues narrowed during the preparatory meetings.

PREPOSITION

Meaning :kata depan

in grammar, a word which is used before a noun, a noun phrase or a pronoun, connecting it to another word

When I was in senior highschool, my english teacher taught me about how to use preposition.

PREROGATIVE

Meaning :prerogativehak istimewa

something which some people are able or allowed to do or have, but which is not possible or allowed for everyone

Alex makes all the big decisions . that's his prerogative as company director.

PRESAGE

Meaning :firasat, pertanda

to show or suggest that something, often something unpleasant, will happen

But still the economy is not showing signs of any of the excesses that normally presage a recession.

PRESBYTERIAN

Meaning :kb. orang Prebiterian. -ks. Presbiterian. P. Church Gereja Presbiterian.

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PRESCRIPTION
Meaning :perintah, resep
a piece of paper on which a doctor writes the details of the medicine or drugs that someone needs These drugs are only available on prescription
PRESIDENCY
Meaning :masa jabatan presiden, kepresidenan
the job of being president, or the period when someone is a president

He has announced that he is running for the presidency.

PRESUMPTION
Meaning :dugaan, kelancangan, kecongkakan
when you believe that something is true without having any proof

The presumption of innocence is central to British law.
PRETEXT
Meaning :hal berpura2, dalih
a pretended reason for doing something that is used to hide the real reason

The border dispute was used as a pretext for military intervention

PRINCELY
Meaning :Memuaskan
Humorous
She acquired the painting at a jumble sale...
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