preprofessional

adjective
pre·​pro·​fes·​sion·​al | \ ˌprē-prə-ˈfesh-nəl How to pronounce preprofessional (audio) , -ˈfe-shə-nᵊl\

Definition of preprofessional

: of or relating to the period preceding specific study for or practice of a profession

First Known Use of preprofessional

1909, in the meaning defined above

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