antenuptial

[an-tee-nuhp-shuhl, ‐chuhl]
adjective
before marriage.

Origin:
1810–20; ante- + nuptial


See nuptial.
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Example sentences
Tracing antenuptial agreements back through earlier encyclopedias yields slightly different results.
Prior to the marriage, the parties signed an antenuptial agreement.
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