- Meaning and Examples
- A prefix denoting priority (of time, place, or rank); as, precede, to go before; precursor, a forerunner; prefix, to fix or place before; preeminent eminent before or above others. Pre- is sometimes used intensively, as in prepotent, very potent.
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Pre-positioned war reserve stock
Pre-positioned war reserve stock refers to the assets that are designated to satisfy the prepositioned war reserve materiel requirement. Also called PWRS.
Pre-position refers to place military units, equipment, or supplies at or near the point of planned use or at a designated location to reduce reaction time ...
Pre-industrial society is a broad classification of all modes of production that came before industrialism. The most common of these are hunting-
Pre-roll video ad
Pre-roll video ad is a short advertising video clip that begins automatically whenever a user visits a particular Web site.
Maritime pre-positioning ships
Maritime pre-positioning ships refer to civilian-crewed, Military Sealift Command-chartered ships that are usually forward-deployed and loaded with pre-positioned ...
Maritime pre-positioning force operation
Maritime pre-positioning force operation refers to A rapid deployment and assembly of a Marine expeditionary force in a secure area, using a combination ...
Pre-employment testing is the practice of issuing tests to potential employees on a pre-employment basis in order to determine an applicant’s suitability for a certain position
Pre-Funded Pension is a pension plan in which funds are accumulated and invested throughout an individual’s working life in order to pay for
Afloat pre-positioning operations
Afloat pre-positioning operations mean pre-positioning of ships, preloaded with equipment and supplies that provides for an alternative to land-based programs.
Afloat pre-positioning force
Afloat pre-positioning force— shipping maintained in full operational status to afloat preposition military equipment and supplies in support of combatant...
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