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preconference (not comparable)
- Occurring before or in preparation for a conference
- (sports) Occurring before the start of conference play
2009 February 1, The Associated Press, “A Transfer to Columbia, From Oregon State, Does Not Miss a Beat, or a Rebound”, in New York Times:
- “It’s not abnormal for MEAC records to be a little lopsided in preconference play,” Norfolk State Coach Tara Owens said, “because we’re playing top-notch teams, and a lot of us play guarantee games to assist our budgets.