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introduction

in·tro·duc·tion

introduction

 
 
pronunciation:
In tr duhk shn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or process of introducing.
synonyms:
establishment, inauguration, initiation, insertion, institution, interposition, presentation
similar words:
announcement, creation, injection, innovation
definition 2: the presenting of one person to another or to others.
synonyms:
presentation
definition 3: the preface to a book or other work.
synonyms:
foreword, overture, preamble, preface, prelude, proem, prologue
antonyms:
conclusion
similar words:
exordium, kickoff, lead, leadoff, opening, prolegomenon
definition 4: something introduced.
synonyms:
innovation
similar words:
novelty, offer, proposed
definition 5: an elementary text or course of study.
synonyms:
overview, survey
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