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Preliminary

Adjective

Definition:

Preceding or done in preparation for something fuller or more important

Examples:

  1. A preliminary draft
  2. The discussions were seen as preliminary to the policy paper

Synonyms:

  • Preparatory
  • Introductory
  • Initial
  • Opening

Preliminary

Noun

Definition:

A preliminary action or event

Examples:

  1. The bombardment was resumed as a preliminary to an infantry attack

Synonyms:

  • Prelude
  • Preparation
  • Preliminary measure
  • Preparatory measure

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