preselect

[ pree-si-lekt ]
/ ˌpri sɪˈlɛkt /

verb (used with object)

to select in advance; choose beforehand.

Origin of preselect

First recorded in 1860–65; pre- + select

Related forms

pre·se·lec·tion, noun
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