prenominate

Related to prenominate: predominate

prenominate

(priːˈnɒmɪˌneɪt)
vb (tr)
to name in advance of a formal nomination
adj
nominated before

pre•nom•i•nate

(adj. prɪˈnɒm ə nɪt; v. prɪˈnɒm əˌneɪt)

adj., v. -nat•ed, -nat•ing. Obs. adj.
1. mentioned beforehand.
v.t.
2. to mention beforehand.
[1540–50; < Latin praenōminātus, past participle of praenōmināre to name beforehand. See pre-, nominate]
pre•nom`i•na′tion, n.