preparatory


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Synonyms for preparatory

preparatory to

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Synonyms for preparatory

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

serving to introduce a subject or person, for example

Synonyms for preparatory

preceding and preparing for something

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A preparatory school was attached to it, and to this it was arranged that Philip should go.
During the ten-year preparatory period this man had formed relations with all the crowned heads of Europe.
When darkness had settled, De Vac pushed the skiff outward to the side of the dock and gathering the sleeping child in his arms stood listening, preparatory to mounting to the alley which led to old Til's place.
And friend Murchison, with his chronometer in hand, his eye fixed on the needle, his finger on the electric apparatus, is counting the seconds preparatory to launching us into interplanetary space.
A general bustle of expectation and preparation was spread through the boat; in the cabin, one and another were gathering their things together, and arranging them, preparatory to going ashore.
Beyond sat a pair of humble lovers, artlessly holding each other by the hand, a somber spinster eating peppermints out of a paper bag, and an old gentleman taking his preparatory nap behind a yellow bandanna.
The two friends departed -- Aramis to return to Paris, Athos to take measures preparatory to an interview with the queen.
My destiny being toward a communion with man--or rather with woman--I have ever looked upon these silent communications with the astronomer as so much preparatory schooling, in order that my mind might be prepared for its own avenir, and not be blinded by an undue appreciation of the importance of its future associates.
On the other hand, "women without" who did not speak the official working languages within the European preparatory meetings (English and French) particularly well were in a comparably better position than at the national level.
She noted that students must attend a line-up of college preparatory classes in order to graduate at Homewood-Flossmoor.
Higher Achievement, which is held after school and during the summer, helps close the achievement gap by offering underserved middle school students a year-round education and high school preparatory program.
Chaminade College Preparatory High School, 7500 Chaminade Ave.
announced the completion of a $10-million addition to Fairfield College Preparatory School.
1504, whose pricked cartoon demonstrates Renaissance preparatory technique, as do sketches for later works.
Terrorists commit hundreds of preparatory and ancillary crimes .