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prolusion

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Definition of PROLUSION

a short section (as of a book) that leads to or explains the main part <in her prolusion she sketches the religious, cultural and political milieu in which gnosticism developed>
Antonyms epilogue (also epilog)

March 02, 2015
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Having a changeable luster or color
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