precontract


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pre·con·tract

 (prē-kŏn′trăkt)
n.
An existing contract, such as the marriage contract, that incapacitates the maker from entering into any additional contract of the same kind.
adj.
Of or relating to occurrences or states prior to a contract: precontract negotiations; precontract positions.

pre′con·tract′ (-kən-trăkt′) v.

precontract

n
a contract or arrangement made beforehand, esp a betrothal
vb
1. to betroth or enter into a betrothal by previous agreement
2. to make (an agreement, etc) by prior arrangement

pre•con•tract

(n. priˈkɒn trækt; v. ˌpri kənˈtrækt, priˈkɒn trækt)

n.
1. a preexisting contract that legally prevents a person from making another contract of the same nature.
v.t.
2. to bind by means of a precontract.
v.i.
3. to make a precontract.
[1375–1425]
pre`con•trac′tu•al (-ˈtræk tʃu əl) adj.

precontract


Past participle: precontracted
Gerund: precontracting

Imperative
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precontract
Present
I precontract
you precontract
he/she/it precontracts
we precontract
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they precontract
Preterite
I precontracted
you precontracted
he/she/it precontracted
we precontracted
you precontracted
they precontracted
Present Continuous
I am precontracting
you are precontracting
he/she/it is precontracting
we are precontracting
you are precontracting
they are precontracting
Present Perfect
I have precontracted
you have precontracted
he/she/it has precontracted
we have precontracted
you have precontracted
they have precontracted
Past Continuous
I was precontracting
you were precontracting
he/she/it was precontracting
we were precontracting
you were precontracting
they were precontracting
Past Perfect
I had precontracted
you had precontracted
he/she/it had precontracted
we had precontracted
you had precontracted
they had precontracted
Future
I will precontract
you will precontract
he/she/it will precontract
we will precontract
you will precontract
they will precontract
Future Perfect
I will have precontracted
you will have precontracted
he/she/it will have precontracted
we will have precontracted
you will have precontracted
they will have precontracted
Future Continuous
I will be precontracting
you will be precontracting
he/she/it will be precontracting
we will be precontracting
you will be precontracting
they will be precontracting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been precontracting
you have been precontracting
he/she/it has been precontracting
we have been precontracting
you have been precontracting
they have been precontracting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been precontracting
you will have been precontracting
he/she/it will have been precontracting
we will have been precontracting
you will have been precontracting
they will have been precontracting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been precontracting
you had been precontracting
he/she/it had been precontracting
we had been precontracting
you had been precontracting
they had been precontracting
Conditional
I would precontract
you would precontract
he/she/it would precontract
we would precontract
you would precontract
they would precontract
Past Conditional
I would have precontracted
you would have precontracted
he/she/it would have precontracted
we would have precontracted
you would have precontracted
they would have precontracted
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