English

Definition of pre-exist verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

pre-exist

 verb
verb
BrE
 
; NAmE
 
[intransitive]Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they pre-exist
BrE
 
; NAmE
 
he / she / it pre-exists
BrE
 
; NAmE
 
past simple pre-existed
BrE
 
; NAmE
 
past participle pre-existed
BrE
 
; NAmE
 
-ing form pre-existing
BrE BrE//ˌpriː ɪɡˈzɪstɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌpriː ɪɡˈzɪstɪŋ//
 
 
jump to other results
to exist from an earlier time a pre-existing medical condition