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. Terjemahkan
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 Terjemahkan
Example:
a preliminary investigation
source: wordnet30

noun
3 a minor match preceding the main event Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

4 something that serves as a preceding event or introduces what follows Terjemahkan
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. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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