prearchival

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

pre- +‎ archival

AdjectiveEdit

prearchival (not comparable)

  1. Before archival.
    • 1969, Houston Gwynne Jones, The records of a nation: their management, preservation, and use‎
      As the horizons of the archivist expanded, those with greatest perception saw the need for specialists in prearchival stages of record-keeping...
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