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earlier than expected
happening too soon or before the usual time
informal someone who arrives somewhere or does something before other people do
informal used for saying that if you arrive somewhere or do something before other people, you will have more chance of succeeding
at an earlier time than was planned or arranged
at an earlier time than people expected
used for talking about things that happen at an earlier stage than they should
earlier than necessary
in competitive cycling, the illegal use of motors on bikes in order to gain advantage over other riders
in golf, a gentle hit of the ball so that it rolls along the ground a short distance towards the...
be reversed; be as if it had never happened
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