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preapprove

to authorize or give permission in advance

preview

to look at or see something before something or someone else

precaution

a measure taken in advance to prevent harm

prevent

to stop something from happening before it occurs

precede

to come before something else in time, order, or rank

pretest

a test before the real test, usually given to see what is already known

predict

to say what will happen before it occurs

prepay

to pay for something before it needs to be paid in full

prefix

a syllable or word that comes before a root word to change its meaning

prejudge

to make a decision before you have all of the facts

postdate

to write on something a date that omes after the real date

postscript

a comment,note, or thought written after the letter is finished (p.s.)

postgraduate

a person who takes a college class after he or she has already graduated

posthumous

occurring or continuing after death: usually related to a book that is published after the author has died

postproduction

the editing that is done after the movie, film, or video has been taped

postindustrial

the time in society that came after the Industrial Revolution

postpone

to do something at a time or date after it was originally planned

postmark

a mark printed across a stamp after it is received by the post office

postmeridian

taking place after noon (p.m.)

postmortem

occurring or done after death: usually related to an examination of the body after it is dead (autopsy)

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