preconception

[pree-kuhn-sep-shuhn]
noun
1.
a conception or opinion formed beforehand.
2.

Origin:
1615–25; pre- + conception

preconceptional, adjective
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preconception (ˌpriːkənˈsɛpʃən)
 
n
1.  an idea or opinion formed beforehand
2.  a bias; prejudice

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Example sentences
To question preconceptions and the accepted norms of society.
Yet here you are, among buttes and canyons that have nothing to do with your
  preconceptions.
Ignore your ideological preconceptions for a moment and look at what has been
  demonstrated to work.
It requires the sometimes disordered space to make a mistake and experiment to
  move beyond accepted norms and preconceptions.
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