pre·​pack
variants: or prepackage \ (ˈ)⸗+ \

Definition of prepack

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : to enclose in a prepack
2 prepackage : to design, prepare, or learn in advance for repeated or ready use shows are prepackaged in New York … and shipped on a road tour— Mel Gussow

prepack

noun
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variants: or prepackage \ " \

Definition of prepack (Entry 2 of 2)

: a usually transparent package (as of food or a manufactured article) prepared or wrapped beforehand for the individual consumer by a manufacturer, distributor, or retailer

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First Known Use of prepack

Transitive verb

1926, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for prepack

Transitive verb

pre- + pack, verb or package, verb

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The first known use of prepack was in 1926

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“Prepack.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prepack. Accessed 5 December 2019.

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