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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 pre·con·cep·tion /-kənˈsɛpʃən/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pre·con·cep·tion n. The act of preconceiving; conception or opinion previously formed.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: an opinion formed beforehand without adequate evidence; "he
           did not even try to confirm his preconceptions" [syn: prepossession,
            parti pris, preconceived opinion, preconceived
           idea, preconceived notion]
      2: a partiality that prevents objective consideration of an
         issue or situation [syn: bias, prejudice]