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of, relating to, or occurring at the start of something

before or in preparation for the main matter, action, or business

serving to introduce a subject or person, for example

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serving to open or begin

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serving as a base or starting point

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serving as an introduction or preface

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Experience has suggested the brief introductory statement of main literary principles, too often taken for granted by teachers, with much resulting haziness in the student's mind.
A wonderful long chapter concerning the marvellous; being much the longest of all our introductory chapters.
As we are now entering upon a book in which the course of our history will oblige us to relate some matters of a more strange and surprizing kind than any which have hitherto occurred, it may not be amiss, in the prolegomenous or introductory chapter, to say something of that species of writing which is called the marvellous.
Johnson," Wolf Larsen said, with an air of dismissing all that had gone before as introductory to the main business in hand, "I understand you're not quite satisfied with those oilskins?
When the writer of these introductory lines (Walter Hartright by name) happens to be more closely connected than others with the incidents to be recorded, he will describe them in his own person.
HAS AN INTRODUCTORY ACCOUNT OF THE INMATES OF THE HOUSE, TO WHICH OLIVER RESORTED
The stranger walked boldly up to, and returned with, the master of the ceremonies; a little introductory pantomime; and the stranger and Mrs.
It 'ud be a fine deal better for some people," she said, after that introductory note, "if they'd let the lawyers alone.
Fees vary, and the majority of the cards that offer introductory balance transfer rates give cardholders only 90 days or fewer after the account opens to take advantage of the lowest introductory rates.
The focus of the meeting was introductory biology, and it included researchers, practitioners, and directors spanning the range of higher-education institutions and years of experience, starting with graduate students.
Introductory round trip tickets from Istanbul to Sebha will be available from 249 euros ($322.
Muscat: The introductory programme for the 27th batch of Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) for the current academic year began.
Muscat, Sept 3 (ONA) The introductory programme for the 27th batch of Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) for the academic year 2012/2013 began today.
ISLAMABAD, January 05, 2011 (Balochistan Times): Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has decided to start introductory programs for its students in more than 36 regional campuses.
ISLAMABAD, January 05, 2011 (Frontier Star): Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has decided to start introductory programs for its students in more than 36 regional campuses.
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