preadmission

adjective
pre·​ad·​mis·​sion | \ ˌprē-əd-ˈmi-shən How to pronounce preadmission (audio) , -ad- \
variants: or pre-admission

Definition of preadmission

: existing or occurring prior to admission (as to a school or hospital) preadmission testing His condition continued to improve and returned to his preadmission baseline.— Sydney S. Cash et al.

First Known Use of preadmission

1930, in the meaning defined above

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“Preadmission.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/preadmission. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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preadmission

adjective
pre·​ad·​mis·​sion | \ ˌprē-əd-ˈmish-ən How to pronounce preadmission (audio) \

Medical Definition of preadmission

: occurring in or relating to the period prior to admission (as to a hospital) a preadmission physical examination

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