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preprandial

[pree-pran-dee-uh l] /priˈpræn di əl/
adjective
1.
before a meal, especially before dinner; anteprandial:
a preprandial apéritif.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25; pre- + prandial
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British Dictionary definitions for preprandial

preprandial

/priːˈprændɪəl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to the period immediately before lunch or dinner: enjoy a preprandial drink
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Word Origin and History for preprandial
adj.

also pre-prandial, 1822, from pre- + Latin prandium "luncheon" (see postprandial).

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