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  Definition of Preface
  1. a short introductory essay preceding the text of a book
  2. furnish with a preface or introduction; "She always precedes her lectures with a joke"; "He prefaced his lecture with a critical remark about the institution"
Similar Words: foreword, prolusion, precede, premise, introduce

 

Hyponyms: preamble, prologize, prologuize, prologise

 

Part Meronyms: text, textual matter

 

Derivational Morphology: precede, premise, introduce, foreword, prolusion

 

 
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