preprofessional

[ pree-pruh-fesh-uh-nl ]

adjective
  1. of or relating to the time preceding one's concentrated study or practice of a profession: preprofessional training.

Origin of preprofessional

1
First recorded in 1945–50; pre- + professional

Words Nearby preprofessional

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