prenuptial


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pre·nup·tial

 (prē-nŭp′shəl, -chəl)
adj.
Before marriage or a wedding: a prenuptial celebration.

prenuptial

(priːˈnʌpʃəl; -tʃəl)
adj
occurring or existing before marriage

pre•nup•tial

(priˈnʌp ʃəl, -tʃəl)

adj.
before marriage: a prenuptial agreement.
[1865–70]
pron: See nuptial.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.prenuptial - relating to events before a marriageprenuptial - relating to events before a marriage; "prenuptial agreement"
postnuptial - relating to events after a marriage
Translations

prenuptial

[ˌpriːˈnʌpʃəl]
B. CPD prenuptial agreement Ncontrato m matrimonial

prenuptial

adjvor der Hochzeit
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