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Synonyms for forerunner

Synonyms for forerunner

one that precedes, as in time

a phenomenon that serves as a sign or warning of some future good or evil

one that indicates or announces someone or something to come

Synonyms for forerunner

a person who goes before or announces the coming of another

something that precedes and indicates the approach of something or someone

anything that precedes something similar in time


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After a brief survey of the history of statistics (particularly Bayesian), he offers chapters on Irving Fisher and statistical measures of risk; Thorstein Veblen's theories of credit risk and behavioral finance; the views of Frank Knight, Edgar Lawrence, Irving Fisher, and others on diversification and risk during the boom and bust of the 1920s; Alfred Cowles' stock price forecasting and technical analysis; the downplaying of statistical methods by John Maynard Keynes, John Burr Williams; Benjamin Graham, and David Dodd; the state of investment analysis in the 1980s; and the relationship between these forerunners and the innovators of modern financial economics.
About one hundred paintings and works on paper by Manet as well as his forerunners (Courbet) and successors (Whistler) complete the picture.
is one of the forerunners leading the race to the integration of active and passive devices onto silicon substrates.
The new Forerunners are ideal for any outdoor activity -- from a leisurely stroll to a competitive marathon," said Gary Kelley, Garmin's vice president of marketing.
The fossil reveals that, in their invasion of the sea, these forerunners of marine turtles developed the capacity to deal with excess salt before evolving an efficient propulsion system, Hirayama reports in the April 16 Nature.
H2B is one of the forerunners in the emerging trend of soft-tech tools for personal health care in the 1990s.
SALT LAKE CITY -- More than 40 Olympic hopefuls participating in the Community Olympic Development Program (CODP) -- a project of the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) -- are playing a special role at the Salt Lake 2002 Olympic Winter Games and Paralympic Winter Games by serving as forerunners, testing the ice and snow at Olympic venues just prior to competition.
3 NATURE, Shoshonius and modern tarsiers evolved from a common ancestor that split off from the forerunners of simians -- monkeys, apes and humans -- sometime before 50 million years ago.
From this distinctive shape they concluded that the structures were trace fossils of fecal pellets that had been produced by termites -- probably the forerunners of modern termites that also create hexagonal fecal pellets.
com)-- Forerunner Signs and Graphics recently completed a major project for the Bank of Blue Valley.
12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Forerunner Software, the leading provider of next generation and mobile first business intelligence solutions, today announces the release of Mobilizer version 3.
A BID has now been made for the Tees Valley to be a City Region Forerunner in a new Government scheme aimed at driving forward redevelopment and regeneration.
com)-- PASS Summit 2014 attendees are among the first to witness the in person unveiling of Forerunner Software's next generation, responsive Mobilizer 3.
For instance, you already have a mobile BI solution in place, you just don't know it yet,” states Forerunner Founder Jason Carlson, adding that “Mobilizer supports all of SSRS functionality for viewing reports so you can design your reports any way you want and all of the features of Mobilizer work across all devices and browsers.