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  Words related to preliminary

Related / Similar Words: overture, prelude, prelim

 

Definition:
  • something that serves as a preceding event or introduces what follows; "training is a necessary preliminary to employment"; "drinks were the overture to dinner";
  • a minor match preceding the main event;
  • designed to orient or acquaint with a situation before proceeding; "a preliminary investigation";

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    Derivational Morphology: prelude

     

     
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