prerevolution

adjective pre·rev·o·lu·tion \ ˌprē-ˌre-və-ˈlü-shən \
variants: or pre-revolution

Definition of prerevolution

: of, relating to, or being a time before a revolution : prerevolutionary
  • in prerevolution days
  • prerevolution Cuba
  • Neither cotton nor coffee production ever recovered its prerevolution level.
  • —José Antonio Ocampo
  • The buildings were mostly pre-revolution.
  • —Tom Clancy

First Known Use of prerevolution

1860

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