Prototype vs Preproduction - What's the difference?

prototype | preproduction |


As nouns the difference between prototype and preproduction

is that prototype is an original object or form which is a basis for other objects, forms, or for its models and generalizations while preproduction is all the preliminary arrangements that are made before the start of a project, especially before the filming of a movie.

As a verb prototype

is to create a prototype of.

prototype

Noun

(en noun)
  • An original object or form which is a basis for other objects, forms, or for its models and generalizations
  • An early sample or model built to test a concept or process
  • The prototype had loose wires and rough edges, but it worked.
  • (semantics) An instance of a category or a concept that combines its most representative attributes.
  • A robin is a prototype of a bird; a penguin is not.
  • (computing) A declaration of a function that specifies the name, return type, and parameters but none of the body, or actual code.
  • Synonyms

    * See also

    Derived terms

    * prototype theory

    Verb

    (prototyp)
  • To create a prototype of.
  • preproduction

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • All the preliminary arrangements that are made before the start of a project, especially before the filming of a movie.