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prodromal

[ proh-drohm ]SEE DEFINITION OF prodromal

Synonyms for prodromal

  • introductory
  • previous
  • prior
  • foregoing
  • forward
  • front
  • head
  • lead
  • leading
  • pioneer
  • pioneering
  • above-mentioned
  • above-named
  • aforeknown
  • aforementioned
  • aforesaid
  • ahead of
  • antecedent
  • anterior
  • before
  • erstwhile
  • forerunning
  • former
  • heretofore
  • one time
  • other
  • past
  • precedent
  • precursive
  • precursory
  • preexistent
  • prefatory
  • preliminary
  • preparatory
  • prevenient
  • supra
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Antonyms for prodromal

  • later
  • back
  • inferior
  • last
  • unimportant
  • after
  • below
  • following
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PRODROMAL

In cases where there had been no prodromal symptoms pointing definitely to dementia prcox the outcome was almost always good.

Sometimes the stupor is preceded by convulsions, at other times by a prodromal stage of general nervousness.

One man may steal under the influence of the prodromal stage of paresis who has been previously of high moral character.

Most of the cases during the prodromal stage are sullen, morose or suspicious, and indifferent to their friends and surroundings.

At the end of the prodromal stage there most usually occurs an attack of acute mania of a furious impulsive kind.

The general symptoms, with the exception of the fever, do not greatly differ from those common to the prodromal stage.

WORD ORIGIN

1717, from Modern Latin prodromus "a running forward" (see prodrome) + -al (1).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR PRODROMAL

preceding

adjectiveearlier, above
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