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ex ante

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Pronunciation: /ɛks ˈanti
 
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Definition of ex ante in English:

adjective& adverb

Based on forecasts rather than actual results: [as adjective]: an ex ante estimate

Origin

modern Latin, from Latin ex 'from, out of' + ante 'before'.

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