Definition of 'pre-exist'
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Typically, pre-existing illnesses are not covered. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Typically, pre-existing illnesses are not covered. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Athletics now needs a leader with no pre-existing relationship to this cosy and complacent clique. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He should not have been sold it because his mental illness constituted a pre-existing condition. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It attempted to control costs and expand coverage while ensuring that people with pre-existing conditions and illnesses could still get affordable insurance. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The festival has no prejudice against the pre-existing text: it is what is done with it that matters. Times, Sunday Times (2008)In rejecting the claim, the underwriters said that she might have been suffering from a pre-existing mental illness. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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