One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1with object To expose to something beforehand or in advance.
2with object Photography. To give a pre-exposure to (a film, plate, etc.).
Early 19th century; earliest use found in Jeremy Bentham (1748–1832), philosopher, jurist, and reformer. From pre- + expose.
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