premix

verb
pre·​mix | \(ˌ)prē-ˈmiks, ˈprē-ˌmiks\
premixed; premixing; premixes

Definition of premix 

(Entry 1 of 2)

transitive verb

: to mix before use

premix

noun
pre·​mix | \ˈprē-ˌmiks \

Definition of premix (Entry 2 of 2)

: a mixture of ingredients designed to be mixed with other ingredients before use

Examples of premix in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web: Verb

Unlike most dyes available, Trillion Tones isn't premixed and doesn't require you to mix it with developer. Devon Abelman, Allure, "How Instagram Sparked the Indie Hair-Color Brand Revolution," 27 June 2018

Recent Examples on the Web: Noun

Neovia makes specialty premix products in addition to additives to feeds for livestock and other animals. Waverly Colville, WSJ, "ADM Bets on Growing Animal-Nutrition Market as It Targets Neovia," 2 July 2018

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First Known Use of premix

Verb

1917, in the meaning defined above

Noun

1932, in the meaning defined above

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