precool

verb pre·cool \ ˌprē-ˈkül \
variants: or pre-cool

Definition of precool

precooled or pre-cooled; precooling or pre-cooling
: to cool (something) beforehand
  • … the car can be programmed to preheat or precool the cabin for you before your departure …
  • —Nikki Gordon-Bloomfield
  • "You've got to precool the product if you want to give it some shelf life."
  • —Cameron White

First Known Use of precool

1907

in the meaning defined above

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