Preprocess - definition of preprocess by The Free Dictionary
Also found in: Medical
pre·proc·ess (prē-prŏs′ĕs′, -prō′sĕs′)
To perform preliminary processing on (data, for example).
(Computer Science) computing to undertake preliminary processing of (data)
References in periodicals archive
That is why it is important to preprocess
To improve balance and better approximate a randomized experiment, researchers preprocess
Lindo et al.
What was surprising was that all three contestants used different tools to preprocess
their file and that no contender used the tools integrated into their encoding program.