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prelim

pre·lim

prelim

 
pronunciation:
pri lIm
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: (informal) a short academic test that comes before, and often prepares one for, a longer, more significant test; preliminary examination.
definition 2: in sports, a match or other event that takes place before the main event, esp. in wrestling or boxing.
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