preprandial

[ pree-pran-dee-uhl ]
/ priˈpræn di əl /

adjective

before a meal, especially before dinner; anteprandial: a preprandial apéritif.

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Origin of preprandial

First recorded in 1815–25; pre- + prandial
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British Dictionary definitions for preprandial

preprandial
/ (priːˈprændɪəl) /

adjective

of or relating to the period immediately before lunch or dinnerenjoy a preprandial drink
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