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Princeton's WordNet

  1. predestination, foreordination, preordination, predeterminationnoun

    (theology) being determined in advance; especially the doctrine (usually associated with Calvin) that God has foreordained every event throughout eternity (including the final salvation of mankind)


  1. Foreordination

    Foreordination, an important doctrine of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church), teaches that during the pre-mortal existence, God selected ("foreordained") particular people to fulfill certain missions ("callings") during their mortal lives. For example, prophets were foreordained to be the Lord's servants, all who receive the priesthood were foreordained to that calling, and Jesus Christ was foreordained to enact the atonement. Unlike predestination, foreordination allows for individual agency (the ability to choose whether to fulfil one's callings).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Foreordinationnoun

    previous ordination or appointment; predetermination; predestination

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of foreordination in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of foreordination in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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    a hazy or indistinct representation
    • A. aggravate
    • B. refine
    • C. observe
    • D. blur

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