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preliminaries

noun
plural of preliminary

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a performance, activity, or event that precedes and sets the stage for the main event
  • a meeting to discuss seating arrangements that was merely a preliminary to the formal negotiating sessions

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“Preliminaries.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/preliminaries. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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