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Aforehand - (Webster's 1828 Dictionary)

AFO'REHAND, adv. [afore and hand.]

1. In time previous; by previous provision; as, he is ready aforehand.

She is come aforehand to anoint my body. Mark 14.

2. a. Prepared; previously provided; as, to be aforehand in business. Hence in popular language, amply provided; well supplied with the means of living; having means beyond the requirements of necessity; moderately wealthy. The word is popularly changed into aforehanded, beforehanded, or rather forehanded; as, a forehanded farmer.

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