preneed

adjective
pre·​need | \ (ˌ)prē-ˈnēd How to pronounce preneed (audio) \
variants: or pre-need

Definition of preneed

: occurring before there is a need especially : planned prior to death preneed funeral arrangements preneed contracts/insurance Pre-need funeral insurance is whole life insurance that provides funds to pay for the insured's funeral and burial. — Harriett E. Jones

First Known Use of preneed

1945, in the meaning defined above

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“Preneed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/preneed. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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