prebait

transitive verb
pre·​bait | \ ˈprē+¦- \

Definition of prebait

: to attract (rodents or other animals) to a feeding site with food especially as a preliminary to a control campaign using poisoned baits

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History and Etymology for prebait

pre- + bait

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“Prebait.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prebait. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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