Related to preshrink: preshrunk
(Textiles) to cause (fabrics, garments, etc) to undergo a shrinking process during manufacture so that further shrinkage will not occur
v.t. -shrank, often, -shrunk; -shrunk -shrunk•en; -shrink•ing.
to cause (a fabric) to contract during finishing in order to prevent or minimize shrinkage later.
Past participle: preshrunk
preshrinkpret <preshrank> ptp <preshrunk>
vt → vorwaschen