preluncheon

adjective
pre·​lun·​cheon | \ ˌprē-ˈlən-chən How to pronounce preluncheon (audio) \
variants: or pre-luncheon

Definition of preluncheon

: occurring or done in the time preceding a luncheon a pre-luncheon speech pre-luncheon drinks

First Known Use of preluncheon

1909, in the meaning defined above

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“Preluncheon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/preluncheon. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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