pretype

verb pre·type \ ˌprē-ˈtīp \
variants: or pre-type

Definition of pretype

pretyped or pre-typed; pretyping or pre-typing
: to type (something) in advance : to write with a computer or typewriter beforehand
  • Some information was pretyped on the form.
  • envelopes affixed with pretyped labels

First Known Use of pretype

1947

in the meaning defined above

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