[ pree-pres ]
/ ˈpriˈprɛs /

adjective Printing.

of or relating to all operations other than the preparation of the press that are required in preparing a job for printing.
(of a proof) pulled from a finished plate prior to or in lieu of a press proof.

Nearby words

  1. prepotential,
  2. preppie,
  3. preppy,
  4. preprandial,
  5. prepreference,
  6. preprimary,
  7. preprint,
  8. preprocess,
  9. preprocessor,
  10. preproduction

Origin of prepress Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019