[ pree-lim, pri-lim ]
/ ˈpri lɪm, prɪˈlɪm /
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Origin of prelim
First recorded in 1880–85; by shortening
Other definitions for prelim (2 of 2)
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How to use prelim in a sentence
If you and your attorney decide not to settle this case before prelim, you do not have to appear on March 25.Lindsay Lohan May Strike Plea Deal in 2 Weeks|Christine Pelisek|March 10, 2011|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for prelim
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