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preliminaries

noun , plural of preliminary

Synonyms and Antonyms of preliminaries

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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countdowns, run-ups [chiefly British]

lead-ins

kickoffs, starts


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