Definition of pre-exceptionals in English:

pre-exceptionals

adverb

British
Business
  • Before the deduction of exceptional items.

Origin

1980s; earliest use found in The Financial Times. From pre- + the plural of exceptional Compare pre-exceptional [adverb].

Pronunciation

pre-exceptionals

/ˌpriːɪkˈsɛpʃ(ə)n(ə)lz//ˌpriːɛkˈsɛpʃ(ə)n(ə)lz//ˌpriːɪkˈsɛpʃən(ə)lz/