precrash

adjective pre·crash \ ˌprē-ˈkrash \
variants: or pre-crash

Definition of precrash

: existing, occurring, or done before a crash (such as a car crash or an economic crash)
  • precrash scenarios used to increase safety technology
  • precrash unemployment rates
  • … index of 110 junk bonds showed that prices were almost back to their pre-crash levels.
  • —Ford S. Worthy

First Known Use of precrash

1930

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