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noun [countable] computing pre-roll pronunciation in American English /ˈpriˌroʊl/
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singularpre-roll
pluralpre-rolls

or pre-roll ad

  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    2
    a video ad that appears before an online video is played; users have to watch the ad before their chosen video starts
    For instance, do users have a higher tolerance for a 30-second pre-roll against a 10-minute video, as opposed to a 10-second pre-roll that runs against a 3-minute video?
    Submitted from United Kingdom on 26/02/2013 15:15:00

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a company that pays its employees to write online comments in favour or against somebody or something posing as ordinary Internet users

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