Competition vs Precontest - What's the difference?

competition | precontest |


As a noun competition

is competition.

As an adjective precontest is

(bodybuilding) of or pertaining to the phase of preparation in the weeks prior to a competition.

competition

Noun

  • (label) The action of competing.
  • *
  • , title=(The Celebrity), chapter=8 , passage=The humor of my proposition appealed more strongly to Miss Trevor than I had looked for, and from that time forward she became her old self again;
  • (label) A contest for a prize or award.
  • The competitors in such a contest.
  • Antonyms

    * (action of competing) cooperation

    Derived terms

    * competitioner * economic competition

    precontest

    English

    Adjective

    (-)
  • (bodybuilding) Of or pertaining to the phase of preparation in the weeks prior to a competition.
  • * 1983 , Joe Weider, The Weider System of Bodybuilding , page 4.
  • Alternating off-season and precontest cycles in bodybuilding over a period of years will result in the relatively quick development of a championship physique.