Definition of precellent in English:

precellent

adjective

rare
  • That excels or surpasses others; surpassingly excellent, pre-eminent.

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in The Wycliffite Bible (early version). From Middle French precellent and its etymon classical Latin praecellent-, praecellēns excellent, pre-eminent, use as adjective of present participle of praecellere.

Pronunciation

precellent

/priːˈsɛl(ə)nt//prɪˈsɛl(ə)nt/