Precursor

  • 1 Precursor — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Precursor es el término usado por los Testigos de Jehová para designar a los hombres y mujeres que voluntariamente dedican cierta cantidad de horas al ministerio del campo o predicación. El término deriva de la forma …

    Wikipedia Español

  • 2 Precursor — or Precursors may refer to:*Precursor (bird), a hypothesized genus of fossil birds that was actually composed of fossilized parts of unrelated animals *Precursor (chemistry), a compound that participates in the chemical reaction that produces… …

    Wikipedia

  • 3 precursor — PRECURSÓR, OÁRE, precursori, oare, s.m. şi f. Persoană care pregăteşte, prin activitatea sa, terenul pentru o dezvoltare ulterioară mai largă într un anumit domeniu; deschizător de drumuri; înaintaş, premergător. – Din fr. précurseur. Trimis de… …

    Dicționar Român

  • 4 precursor — m. metabol. Sustancia necesaria para fabricar otra de más compleja. Medical Dictionary. 2011. precursor Característica o …

    Diccionario médico

  • 5 precursor — I noun advance guard, ancestor, announcer, antecedent, augury, avant courier, forebearer, forefather, foregoer, forerunner, guide, harbinger, herald, omen, parent, pathfinder, patriarch, pioneer, portent, precursor, praenuntius, precedent,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 6 precursor — [n1] something that indicates outcome or event beforehand forerunner, harbinger, herald, messenger, outrider, usher, vanguard; concepts 70,278 precursor [n2] something that precedes another ancestor, antecedent, antecessor, forebear, foregoer,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 7 Precursor — Pre*cur sor, n. [L. praecursor, fr. praecurrere to run before; prae before + currere to run. See {Course}.] One who, or that which, precedes an event, and indicates its approach; a forerunner; a harbinger. [1913 Webster] Evil thoughts are the… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 precursor — precursor. См. предшественник. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …

    Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • 9 precursor — precursor, ra adjetivo y sustantivo pionero, iniciador. * * * Sinónimos: ■ iniciador, pionero, antepasado, ascendiente, precedente, adelantado …

    Diccionario de sinónimos y antónimos

  • 10 precursor — (n.) early 15c., from L. praecursor forerunner, from praecursus, pp. of praecurrere, from prae before (see PRE (Cf. pre )) + currere to run (see CURRENT (Cf. current)). Related: Precursory …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 11 precursor — |ô| adj. s. m. 1. Que ou quem vem à frente. = DIANTEIRO ≠ TRASEIRO 2. Que ou quem vem adiante de alguém para anunciar a sua chegada. 3. Que ou quem anuncia ou prevê um acontecimento futuro. 4. Que ou quem é o primeiro a apresentar determinadas… …

    Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • 12 precursor — *forerunner, harbinger, herald Analogous words: *sign, mark, token, symptom: antecedent, determinant, Cause, reason …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 13 precursor — precursor, ra (Del lat. praecursor, ōris). 1. adj. Que precede (ǁ va delante). U. t. c. s.) 2. Que profesa o enseña doctrinas o acomete empresas que no tendrán razón ni hallarán acogida sino en tiempo venidero. 3. m. por antonom. San Juan… …

    Diccionario de la lengua española

  • 14 precursor — ► NOUN ▪ a person or thing that comes before another of the same kind. DERIVATIVES precursory adjective. ORIGIN Latin praecursor, from praecurrere precede …

    English terms dictionary

  • 15 precursor — [prē kʉr′sər, prikʉr′sər; prē′kʉr΄sər] n. [L praecursor < praecurrere, to run ahead: see PRE & CURRENT] 1. a person or thing that goes before; forerunner; harbinger 2. a predecessor, as in office 3. a substance that precedes and is the source… …

    English World dictionary

  • 16 Precursor — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Precursor >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 precursor precursor antecedent precedent predecessor Sgm: N 1 forerunner forerunner vancourier avant coureur pioneer prodrome| prodromos prodromus outrider …

    English dictionary for students

  • 17 Precursor — Forerunner. That which precedes or is derived from an available source. The term precursor is applied to an inactive substance converted to an active one (such as an enzyme, vitamin, or hormone). The term precursor applies to any chemical that is …

    Medical dictionary

  • 18 precursor — [[t]priːkɜ͟ː(r)sə(r)[/t]] precursors N COUNT: usu with supp, oft N of/to n A precursor of something is a similar thing that happened or existed before it, often something which led to the existence or development of that thing. Real tennis, an… …

    English dictionary

  • 19 precursor — UK [priːˈkɜː(r)sə(r)] / US [prɪˈkɜrsər] noun [countable] Word forms precursor : singular precursor plural precursors something that exists before something else, and is related to it or influences its development Were these small movements the… …

    English dictionary

  • 20 precursor — /pri kerr seuhr, pree kerr /, n. 1. a person or thing that precedes, as in a job, a method, etc.; predecessor. 2. a person, animal, or thing that goes before and indicates the approach of someone or something else; harbinger: The first robin is a …

    Universalium