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Origin of prep

First recorded in 1860–65; by shortening

Definition for prep (2 of 3)

PrEP
[ prep ]
/ prɛp /

noun Medicine/Medical.

pre-exposure prophylaxis: the prevention of a disease such as HIV or hepatitis A through the use of pills or vaccine, administered typically to those whose risk of contracting the disease is substantial.

Definition for prep (3 of 3)

prep.

preparation.
preparatory.
prepare.
preposition.
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British Dictionary definitions for prep (1 of 2)

prep
/ (prɛp) /

noun

informal short for preparation (def. 5), mainly US preparatory school

verb preps, prepping or prepped

(tr) to prepare (a patient) for a medical operation or procedure

British Dictionary definitions for prep (2 of 2)

prep.

abbreviation for

preparation
preparatory
preposition
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Medical definitions for prep

prep
[ prĕp ]

v.

To prepare for a medical examination or surgical procedure.
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