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prefaces

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a short section (as of a book) that leads to or explains the main part
  • a noted critic has written a short preface to her story to explain some of the historical background

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“Prefaces.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/prefaces. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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