verb (used with object), pre·ter·mit·ted, pre·ter·mit·ting.
- preterm infant,
Origin of pretermit
Examples from the Web for pretermission
The only objections they would occasionally make, would refer to the pretermission of some such thing as a tassel in the cap.
verb -mits, -mitting or -mitted (tr) rare
Word Origin for pretermit
1580s, from Latin pretermissionem (nominative pretermissio), noun of action from past participle stem of praetermittere (see pretermit).