prelaw

adjective
pre·​law | \ (ˈ)prē+ \

Definition of prelaw

: occurring before the commencement of studies in law : forming a foundation for legal studies prelaw studies also : taking or studying a prelaw course prelaw and predental students

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pre- + law

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“Prelaw.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prelaw. Accessed 6 Apr. 2020.

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