prodromus

noun
prod·​ro·​mus | \ ˈprädrəməs \
plural -es

Definition of prodromus

1 obsolete : something that alerts or forewarns
2 : a preliminary publication or introductory work

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History and Etymology for prodromus

New Latin, from Greek prodromos precursor

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“Prodromus.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prodromus. Accessed 20 January 2020.

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