Definisi 'preliminary'
English to English
adjective
1 Introductory; previous; preceding the main discourse or business; prefatory; as, preliminary observations to a discourse or book; preliminary articles to a treaty; preliminary measures; preliminary examinations.
source: webster1913
adjective satellite
2 denoting an action or event preceding or in preparation for something more important; designed to orient or acquaint with a situation before proceeding
Example:
• a preliminary investigation
source: wordnet30
noun
3 a minor match preceding the main event
source: wordnet30
4 something that serves as a preceding event or introduces what follows
Example:
• training is a necessary preliminary to employment
• drinks were the overture to dinner
source: wordnet30
5 That which precedes the main discourse, work, design, or business; something introductory or preparatory; as, the preliminaries to a negotiation or duel; to take one's preliminaries the year before entering college.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
prelude, overture, prelim, inception, origin, origination, athletic competition, athletic contest, explorative, exploratory,

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