50. search element right before target with Binary Search(possible duplicate array)

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This is a variation of 37. implement Binary Search (unique).

Your are given a sorted ascending array of number, but might have duplicates, you are asked to return the element right before first appearance of a target number.

If not found return undefined.


Please don't use Array.prototype.indexOf(), it is not our goal.

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