preharvest

adjective
pre·​har·​vest | \ ˌprē-ˈhär-vəst How to pronounce preharvest (audio) \
variants: or pre-harvest

Definition of preharvest

: relating to or occurring at a time before a harvest preharvest spraying preharvest crop quality Nothing in the wine industry generates hype like preharvest prognostication.— Daniel Sogg

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1910, in the meaning defined above

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