Definition of prenomination in English:

prenomination

noun

  • The action of naming or nominating in advance; prior nomination of a person for an office or position; an instance of this. rare in later use.

Origin

Late 16th century. Either from post-classical Latin prenomination-, prenominatio prior nomination from classical Latin praenōmināt-, past participial stem of praenōmināre + -iō, or from pre- + nomination.

Pronunciation

prenomination

/ˌpriːnɒmɪˈneɪʃn/