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Meaning of introduction by Wiktionary Dictionary



    • Rhymes: -ʌkʃən


    From Old French introduction, from Latin ( ultimately intrōdūcō ), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₁énteros ( “inner, what is inside” ) and Proto-Indo-European *dewk- .


    introduction ( plural: introductions )

    1. The act or process of introducing .
    2. A means, such as a personal letter, of presenting one person to another .
    3. An initial section of a book or article, which introduces the subject material .

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Explanation of introduction by Wordnet Dictionary


    1. the act of beginning something new

    2. the act of starting something for the first time

    3. the act of putting one thing into another

    4. the first section of a communication

    5. a basic or elementary instructional text

    6. a new proposal

    7. they resisted the introduction of impractical alternatives
    8. formally making a person known to another or to the public