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preamble

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1 a performance, activity, or event that precedes and sets the stage for the main event

  • the round of hors d'oeuvres was merely the preamble to an evening of lavish feasting
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countdown, run-up [chiefly British]

lead-in

kickoff, start

2 a short section (as of a book) that leads to or explains the main part

  • an insightful analysis of the preamble to the Constitution of the United States
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epilogue (also epilog)



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