Definition of presignificant in English:

presignificant

adjective

rare
  • That signifies or intimates in advance; that forewarns.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in Abraham Fleming (c1552–1607), author, literary editor, and Church of England clergyman. From classical Latin praesignificant-, praesignificāns, present participle of praesignificāre. In some later uses perhaps partly also from pre- + significant.

Pronunciation

presignificant

/priːsɪɡˈnɪfɪk(ə)nt/