Definition of "prefabricated" [prefabricated]

  • Manufactured in advance, usually to a standard format, and then assembled on site (adjective)
  • Invented in advance (adjective)
  • Simple past tense and past participle of prefabricate. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "prefabricated" in a sentence
  • "We were in prefabricated wooden barracks, and the rooms were bolted together."
  • "Rather than comment on LEED’s impact on design, I am more concerned with the question of contextual relationships in prefabricated housing (especially with such radical forms)."
  • "It's basically at the beginning of what we could call prefabricated lighthouses."