preprocess

verb
pre·pro·cess | \(ˌ)prē-ˈprä-ˌses, -ˈprō-, -səs\
preprocessed; preprocessing; preprocesses

Definition of preprocess 

transitive verb

: to do preliminary processing of (something, such as data)

Other Words from preprocess

preprocessor \(ˌ)prē-ˈprä-ˌse-sər, -ˈprō-; -sə-sər, -ˌsȯr \ noun

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1939, in the meaning defined above

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