preconquest

adjective pre·con·quest \ ˌprē-ˈkän-ˌkwest , -ˈkäŋ- ; -ˈkäŋ-kwəst \
variants: or pre-conquest

Definition of preconquest

: existing or relating to a time before a conquest
  • the preconquest Americas
  • their preconquest history

First Known Use of preconquest

1877

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