prenomination

Related to prenomination: premonition, Priapistic

prenomination

(ˌpriːnɒmɪˈneɪʃən)
n
the act of naming in advance of a formal nomination
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La deuxieme partie aborde de facon resolument statistique l'etendue et la diversite des corpus et des systemes de prenomination en usage au cours de ces trois siecles, tant chez les esclaves et les affranchis que chez les colons et les Blancs creoles.
This year the prenomination race offers a crowded field, with 65 nations submitting pics--two fewer than last year's all-time-high of 67.
The Constitution, Gerhardt added, "does not mandate any formal prenomination role for the Senate to consult with the president; nor does it impose any obligation on the president to consult with the Senate prior to nominating people to confirmable posts.
This pair transposes to PRENOMINATIONS, the plural of PRENOMINATION, an obsolete noun, a previous mentioning (W3)
Although having the later convention helped Clinton by giving him more time to spend his prenomination treasury, his acceptance of the limit imposed by public funding minimized that advantage.
The current administration has cut out the ABA from the prenomination aspect entirely, even for district and court of appeals judges.
The campaign reforms also helped Bill Clinton squeeze out opposition in his own party and put millions of tax dollars into his campaign coffers to run a prenomination race.
KING, MELVILLE WESTON FULLER: CHIEF JUSTICE OF THE UNITED STATES 1888-1910, at 280 (1950) (reporting a prenomination exchange between President Theodore Roosevelt and Massachusetts Senator Henry Cabot Lodge).
We recommend that contribution limits for presidential prenomination and congressional contests be raised and that certain contribution limits be increased dramatically for the limited purpose of helping congressional candidates raise the initial seed money needed to launch a viable campaign.
They helped Bill Clinton chill out intraparty opposition but gave him millions of tax dollars to run a prenomination race he didn't have.
45) The Senate Judiciary Committee should stop asking Supreme Court nominees about their views on issues likely to come before the Court and rely instead, for insight into their views, on their prenomination speeches and writings and expert analysis of those speeches and writings.
A prenomination Los Angeles Times interview with Davidson also managed to avoid referring to Davidsons gender.