preoccupancy


pre·oc·cu·pan·cy

noun \(ˌ)prē-ˈä-kyə-pən(t)-sē\

Definition of PREOCCUPANCY

1
:  an act or the right of taking possession before another
2
:  the condition of being completely busied or preoccupied

First Known Use of PREOCCUPANCY

circa 1755

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