predeparture

adjective
pre·​de·​par·​ture | \ˌprē-di-ˈpär-chər \
variants: or pre-departure

Definition of predeparture 

: occurring before a departure a predeparture briefing pre-departure cocktails

First Known Use of predeparture

1898, in the meaning defined above

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