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preop

[pree-op] /ˈpriˈɒp/
adjective, adverb, Informal.
1.
preoperative; preoperatively.
Also, pre-op.
Origin
by shortening
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Word Origin and History for pre-op
n.

1913 as short for pre-operative (preparation).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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Related Abbreviations for pre-op

pre-op

  1. pre [sex-change] operation
  2. pre-operative
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