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There are good precedents for this sort of cooperation between organizations.
Arab states condemned the plan, regarding it as setting a dangerous precedent.
This is disturbing news and totally without precedent.
It would not be right for this case to be treated as a precedent.
This is the British English definition of precedent. View American English definition of precedent.
a plan or course of action that is not possible to achieve