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Meanings of Preprocessors:

noun

A computer program that modifies data to conform with the input requirements of another program.

Usage examples:

However, we are currently using a ‘temporary’ solution based on the c preprocessor.

Meanings of Preproduction:

noun

Work done on a product, especially a film or broadcast programme, before full-scale production begins.

Usage examples:

The pre-production script

Preprogram

ˌpriːˈprəʊ.ɡræm

Meanings of Preprogram:

verb

Program (an electronic device) in advance.

Usage examples:

You can preprogram the phone to list you as available

Meanings of Preprostatic:

adjective

Situated in front of the prostate gland; proximal to the prostate gland.

Meanings of Preproviding:

conjunction

On the condition or understanding that.

Usage examples:

We have the team which can win the league, providing we avoid bad injuries

Preps

prɛp

Meanings of Preps:

verb

Prepare (something); make ready.

Usage examples:

Scores of volunteers help prep the food
noun

(in an independent school) schoolwork that is set to be done outside normal school hours.

Usage examples:

Pupils at a school like westminster enjoy all the lavish benefits of tiny class sizes, personal tui…

Meanings of Prepuberal:

adjective

Prepubertal.

Meanings of Prepuberally:

adverb

= prepubertally .

Prepubertal

priːpjuːˈbəːt(ə)l

Meanings of Prepubertal:

adjective

Another term for prepubescent.

Meanings of Prepubertally:

adverb

Before the attainment of puberty.

Prepuberty

ˌpriːˈpjuː.bə.ti

Meanings of Prepuberty:

noun

The two- or three-year period preceding puberty.

Usage examples:

The change from prepuberty to full reproductive capacity

Meanings of Prepubescent:

adjective

Relating to or in the period preceding puberty.

Usage examples:

A prepubescent girl
noun

A prepubescent boy or girl.

Usage examples:

The film showed prepubescents that bad things could happen to them, too.

Meanings of Prepubic:

adjective

Situated in front of the pubis; forming the anterior part of the pubis; of, relating to, or designating the prepubis.

Prepublication

priːpʌblɪˈkeɪʃn

Meanings of Prepublication:

adjective

Issued or occurring before publication.

Usage examples:

Prepublication censorship
noun

Publication in advance.

Usage examples:

Did the prepublication usurp all value from a copyright owner's first right of publication?

Prepublish

ˌpriːˈpʌb.lɪʃ

Meanings of Prepublish:

verb

To make information or a text available before it is officially published

Usage examples:

Up to 33% of the book's material can be pre-published., do you intend to prepublish?

Prepuce

ˈpriːpjuːs

Meanings of Prepuce:

noun

Technical term for foreskin.

Prepuces

ˈpriːpjuːs

Meanings of Prepuces:

noun

Technical term for foreskin.

Meanings of Prepunched:

adjective

Having holes already punched; specifically (of data, etc.): already stored or represented as a pattern of holes in a card, etc.

Meanings of Prepunctual:

adjective

More than punctual; arriving or waiting earlier than the appointed time.

Meanings of Prepupa:

noun

An insect in a late stage of its larval development, during a relatively quiescent phase in which preparations for the transformation into a pupa take place.

Meanings of Prepupal:

adjective

Designating the stage or instar of a larval insect's development immediately preceding its change into a pupa.

Meanings of Preputium:

noun

In certain gastropod molluscs: the terminal portion of the male genital duct, leading inwards from the male genital pore.

Meanings of Prepyramidal:

adjective

Of or relating to the pyramids of the medulla oblongata.

Prequalified

priːˈkwɒlɪfʌɪ

Meanings of Prequalified:

verb

Qualify in advance to take part in a sporting event.

Usage examples:

He finished runner-up but had to pre-qualify the next year

Prequalify

priːˈkwɒlɪfʌɪ

Meanings of Prequalify:

verb

Qualify in advance to take part in a sporting event.

Usage examples:

He finished runner-up but had to pre-qualify the next year

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