prelimit

[pree-lim-it]

verb (used with object)

to limit within bounds beforehand: The chairman prelimited his speech to 10 minutes.

Origin of prelimit

First recorded in 1630–40; pre- + limit
Related formspre·lim·i·ta·tion, noun
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