Definition of proseminary in English:

proseminary

noun

  • A preparatory seminary or school.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in Thomas Warton (1728–1790), poet and historian. From pro- + seminary. In specific use with reference to German or Lutheran theological schools and colleges apparently after German Proseminar.

Pronunciation

proseminary

/(ˌ)prəʊˈsɛmɪnəri/