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theretofore

adverb before, earlier, formerly, heretofore, previous to, prior to

theretofore

before that time, previous to that.
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Reading A Sentimental Journey look around When you have finished, for Tristram Shandy, to see If it is standing there, it should be, stronger And more profound and theretofore hidden as Santa Maria Maggiore May be hidden by similar churches inside Rome.
It was Eluard's surrealistic poems that directed Poulenc to the darker depths of the human psyche that theretofore had been the most secret part of himself.
Thus, the US foreign policy principle of honouring Russia's territorial integrity was reaffirmed and used to justify the policy pursued theretofore on the Baltic states.
Allen introduced me to one of his friends, a gaunt thirty-one-year-old named Herbert Huncke, describing him as a petty thief and hustler, words that had theretofore not struck me as commendatory.
efforts theretofore put in place to desegregate the public schools in
Over the course of evolution, new constructs are generated, which are more complex than the ones theretofore, to solve problems emanating from a more complex environment.
That seemed to explain a theretofore baffling observation: at certain times during a bloom, red tide toxicities appear to abate despite K.
The petitioner says the phrase ['substantive rights' in the Rules Enabling Act] connotes more; that by its use Congress intended that in regulating procedure this Court should not deal with important and substantial rights theretofore recognized.
As a theretofore relatively unfamiliar entity, with the power to foreclose, the mortgage lien holder (MERS) unwittingly fanned the fires of the foreclosure crisis.
A relative strategic balance existed in the 1970s and 1980s, but disappeared with the end of the Second Gulf War, when the elimination of Iraq as a military power (which had theretofore been considered a counterbalance to Iran) was effectively achieved.
In Lebron v Gottlieb Memorial Hospital, 2010 WL 375190, the Illinois Supreme Court invalidated statutory caps on noneconomic damages in medical cases because they "unduly" infringed "upon the inherent power of the judiciary" theretofore recognized (albeit in judicial dictum) in the separation of powers clause of the Illinois constitution.