Definition of preform in English:

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preform

Pronunciation: /priːˈfɔːm/

verb

[with object] (usually as adjective preformed)
Form (something) beforehand: a preformed pool
More example sentences
  • Organs developed in this way are referred to as preformed organs.
  • Short and medium shoots were self-terminated and had only preformed nodes.
  • Nitrogen is more soluble than helium and any preformed bubbles will quickly absorb nitrogen.

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