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preoccupancy (n.)

also pre-occupancy, "prior occupation," 1734, from pre- + occupancy.

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Definitions of preoccupancy from WordNet

preoccupancy (n.)
the mental state of being preoccupied by something;
Synonyms: preoccupation / absorption / engrossment
preoccupancy (n.)
the act of taking occupancy before someone else does;
Synonyms: preoccupation
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