Definition of precontracted in English:

precontracted

adjective

  • Contracted beforehand; specifically (a) already bound by a promise or contract; (b) contracted, acquired, or formed in advance; (c) existing or agreed upon prior to a contract.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Middleton (d. 1627), playwright. From pre- + contracted, after pre-contract, pre-contract.

Pronunciation

precontracted

/priːˈkɒntraktɪd/