precrease

verb pre·crease \ ˌprē-ˈkrēs \
variants: or pre-crease

Definition of precrease

precreased or pre-creased; precreasing or pre-creasing
: to crease (something) in advance
  • precrease seams with an iron
  • sells precreased cards for inkjet printers

First Known Use of precrease

1940

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