Definition of predecessing in English:

predecessing

adjective

rare
  • That is the predecessor of something or someone; preceding.

Origin

Early 17th century. Either from pre- + classical Latin dēcess-, past participial stem of dēcēdere to depart, go away + -ing, or from predecess- + -ing.

Pronunciation

predecessing

/ˈpriːdɪˌsɛsɪŋ/