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Definition of prebuttal noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

prebuttal

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈpriːbʌtl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpriːbʌtl//
 
[countable, uncountable] (informal)
 
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a statement saying or proving that a criticism is false or unfair before the criticism has actually been made Word Origin 1990s: blend of pre- and rebuttal (see rebut).
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: prebuttal