prior


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to prior: Prior probability

prior to

Before. Prior to going back to school, he worked in a restaurant. Prior to moving away, I used to live in that neighborhood.
See also: prior

prior

n. a prior arrest. (Underworld.) This guy has about fifteen priors.
References in periodicals archive ?
Sections 3 deals with the posterior distributions using non-informative priors while Section 4 elaborates the posterior distributions using informative priors Section 5 explains the prior predictive distribution using informative prior.
2]before 2 <The project must be finished prior to July.
Building on the same sites as option two, but with added scope for health provision and youth facilities, new homes around Queen Margaret's Road and a new park in the Prior Deram area to go towards replacing open space lost to new homes on Prior Deram Park.
B) the decrease in tax under this chapter (or the corresponding provisions of prior revenue laws) for the prior taxable year (or years) which would result solely from the exclusion of such item (or portion thereof) from gross income for such prior taxable year (or years).
6% to $760,000 over the prior year quarter median of $605,000 and was up 1.
Patients are wrongly being told that they need prior authorization for antiretrovirals.
Mayes may not bring all of Belize's complexity to the surface, but he has a wonderful physical presence; he shields Prior with his huge arms as with an unfolding of wings.
An item must have been included in income in a prior year.
Father Prior observed that equating anti-Zionism with anti-Semitism marks a first in Catholic thinking, and that this was quickly noticed by the Israel newspaper Haaretz (10 July).
Only 10% reported using any condoms, and 42% reported having had two or more sex partners in the prior month.
Luckily, the information came to light prior to sentencing, but had the defendant's criminal history been available from the start, the case could have been handled differently.
Deemed Dividend Election: Should it be made in the next (or last) tax return filing covered by the prior regulations?
Prior notes that short luteal phases or anovulatory cycles frequently go undetected because they do not change the amount of blood flow or the total length of a woman's cycle.
Prior to Wilde, Bosh worked at D3 Logic as a quality assurance manager.
Comparisons to the two prior record quarters were generally not positive as the market appeared to return to more normalized activity.