premake

verb
pre·​make | \ ˌprē-ˈmāk How to pronounce premake (audio) \
variants: or pre-make
premade or pre-made; premaking or pre-making

Definition of premake

transitive verb

: to prepare or make (something) beforehand premake a sauce When you are pre-making foods in advance of the holiday meal, maximize space by using zipper bags for storage.USA Today Magazine

First Known Use of premake

1851, in the meaning defined above

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“Premake.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/premake. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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