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pre·mar·i·tal

 (prē-măr′ĭ-tl)
adj.
Taking place or existing before marriage.

pre·mar′i·tal·ly adv.
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premarital

(priːˈmærɪtəl)
adj
(esp of sexual relations) occurring before marriage. Compare extramarital
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pre•mar•i•tal

(priˈmær ɪ tl)

adj.
preceding marriage.
[1885–90]
pre•mar′i•tal•ly, adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.premarital - relating to events before a marriagepremarital - relating to events before a marriage; "prenuptial agreement"
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Translations
předmanželský

premarital

[ˈpriːˈmærɪtl]
A. ADJprematrimonial
B. CPD premarital sex Nrelaciones fpl prematrimoniales
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premarital

[ˌpriːˈmærɪtəl] adj [sex, pregnancy, testing] → prénuptial(e)
premarital contract → contrat m de mariage
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premarital

adjvorehelich
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premarital

[ˌpriːˈmærɪtl] adjprematrimoniale
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