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pre·pro·duc·tion

 (prē′prə-dŭk′shən)
adj.
1. Taking place or existing before production: preproduction planning.
2. Of, relating to, or being a prototype: preproduction models of next year's automobiles.
n.
The preliminary arrangements, as concerning financing or personnel, that are made upon the inception of a project: a movie in preproduction.
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preproduction

(ˌpriːprəˈdʌkʃən)
n
preliminary work on or trial production of a play, industrial prototype, etc
adj
(of a period, model, etc) preliminary; trial
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preproduction

[ˌpriːprəˈdʌkʃən]
A. Npreproducción f
B. CPD preproduction model Nprototipo m
preproduction trial Nensayo m con prototipo
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