preconquest

[ pree-kon-kwest, -kong- ]
/ priˈkɒn kwɛst, -ˈkɒŋ- /

adjective

of or relating to the time before the conquest of one people, region, or country by another.

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pre-Conquest
[ pree-kon-kwest, -kong- ]
/ priˈkɒn kwɛst, -ˈkɒŋ- /

of or relating to the time before the Norman conquest of England in 1066.
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