predetermined - definition and synonyms

adjective 

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/ˌpriːdɪˈtɜː(r)mɪnd/
  1. happening or developing in a particular way because of things that have existed, happened, or been decided before

    The department has exceeded its predetermined level of spending.

derived words

predetermination

 

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/ˌpriːdɪtɜː(r)mɪˈneɪʃ(ə)n/
noun [uncountable]

predetermine

verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theypredetermine
he/she/itpredetermines
present participlepredetermining
past tensepredetermined
past participlepredetermined