prescore

verb
pre·​score | \ (ˌ)prē-ˈskȯr How to pronounce prescore (audio) \
prescored; prescoring; prescores

Definition of prescore

transitive verb

: to record (dialogue, music, sound effects, etc.) in advance for use when the corresponding scenes are photographed in making movies

First Known Use of prescore

1937, in the meaning defined above

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“Prescore.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prescore. Accessed 9 Jul. 2020.

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