What does preform mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. preform(verb)

    form into a shape resembling the final, desired one

  2. preform(verb)

    form or shape beforehand or determine the shape of beforehand

Wiktionary

  1. preform(Noun)

    An object that has undergone preliminary shaping but is not yet in its final form.

  2. preform(Noun)

    The rough, incomplete and unused basic form of a stone tool.

  3. preform(Noun)

    A word that is no longer in use, but has been reconstructed from current ones.

  4. preform(Verb)

    To shape something before some other operation.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Preform(verb)

    to form beforehand, or for special ends

    Etymology: [L. praeformare. See Pre-, and Form.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Preform

    prē-form′, v.t. (Shak.) to form beforehand: to determine the shape of beforehand.—n. Preformā′tion.—adj. Prefor′mative.

How to pronounce preform?

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How to say preform in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of preform in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of preform in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of preform in a Sentence

  1. George Washington Carver:

    I hold before you my hand with each finger standing erect and alone, and as long as they are held thus, not one of the tasks that the hand may preform can be accomplished. I cannot lift. I cannot grasp. I cannot hold. I cannot even make an intelligible sign until my fingers organize and work together. In this we should also learn a lesson.

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