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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: preliminary(0.01061 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to preliminary.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
adj : designed to orient or acquaint with a situation before
proceeding; “a preliminary investigation”
n 1: a minor match preceding the main event [syn: prelim]
2: something that serves as a preceding event or introduces
what follows; “training is a necessary preliminary to
employment”; “drinks were the overture to dinner” [syn: overture,
English → English (gcide)
Preliminary \Pre*lim"i*na*ry\, a. [Pref. pre + L. liminaris
belonging to a threshold, fr. limen, liminis, threshold,
entrance: cf. F. pr['e]liminaire. Cf. Limit.]
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.
Syn: Introductory; preparatory; prefatory; proemial;
previous; prior; precedent; antecedent.
Preliminary \Pre*lim"i*na*ry\, n.; pl. Preliminaries.
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.
Syn: Introduction; preface; prelude.