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See also: préférable
- præferable (archaic)
- Better than some other option; preferred.
2007, Ted Honderich, On political means and social ends, ISBN 0748618406, page 94:
- It is not to the point that an inequality of material goods, at high levels, may not be preferable to an equality of material goods at a lower level, precisely for such reasons as self-respect.
Better than some other option