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Definition of Preconception

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presupposition, bias, prejudice; previously formed opinion, previously determined viewpoint
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
The act of preconceiving; conception or opinion previously formed.
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\pre`con*cep"tion\ (?), n. the act of preconceiving; conception or opinion previously formed.

JM Welsh <=> English Dictionary
Cynddarbodaeth = n. preconception
Cynneall = n. preconception
WordNet 2.0

1. an opinion formed beforehand without adequate evidence; "he did not even try to confirm his preconceptions"
(synonym) prepossession, parti pris, preconceived opinion, preconceived idea, preconceived notion
(hypernym) opinion, sentiment, persuasion, view, thought
(derivation) preconceive
2. a partiality that prevents objective consideration of an issue or situation
(synonym) bias, prejudice
(hypernym) partiality, partisanship
(hyponym) taboo, tabu