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    unprecedented - Dictionary definition and meaning for word unprecedented

    Definition
    (adj) having no precedent; novel
    Example Sentence
    • an unprecedented expansion in population and industry
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for unprecedented

UN(not)..PRECEDE(event occured in past)...so unprecedented means something which has never occured in past or it is novel

un (not) precede(proceed...so we generally proceed with math problems with an eg..its something like not proceed with previous example

un+preced+ent+ed -> Never went to ent before or known before.

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Unprecedented and Repeated are rhyming words but they have opposite meanings. Unprecedented means something novel or unique, while repeated means something that happens again and again.

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