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    qián     former / the past

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Grammar: Noun
Notes: For example, 前所未有 'never happened in the past, i.e. unprecedented' (CCI '前所未有'; Kroll '前' 2; NCCED '前' 3; Unihan '前').
Parent concept: 时间 (Time)
Topic: Modern Chinese

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