Relation: before/after

From: Time-Interval

To: Time-Interval


One Time-Interval occurs before another.


  1. Morning precedes evening.
  2. You start the engine before driving your car.

Neighboring Concepts:

Similar to...But different because...
temporally-overlaps before asserts that one Time-Interval comes strictly before another. Temporally-overlaps, on the other hand, means that the two Time-Intervals overlap to some extent.