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prolegomenon

pro·le·gom·e·non

prolegomenon

pronunciation:
pro l ga m nan [or] pro l ga m nn
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part of speech: noun
inflections: prolegomena
definition: a critical, introductory essay in a book.
derivation: prolegomenous (adj.)
Word Parts
The word prolegomenon contains the following part:
pro-2 Greek prefix that means before
synonyms:
pre-
antonyms:
post-