preshave

[ pree-sheyv ]

noun
  1. a liquid preparation, usually containing alcohol, for applying to the face to dry the skin and beard before shaving with an electric razor.

adjective
  1. used before shaving: preshave lotions.

Origin of preshave

1
pre- + shave, on the model of aftershave

Words Nearby preshave

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