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OTHER WORDS FROM prefatorypref·a·to·ri·ly, adverb
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Clusters of prefatory tags (“the ancient Greek philosopher Plato”) alternate with definitions of standard tropes and devices.John Sutherland‘s Enjoyable Little History of Literature|Malcolm Forbes|November 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Consequently, an important aspect of Shakespeare, even Prefatory Shakespeare, is missing.
He tried some small prefatory Siege or scalade of Pesth; could not do it; and came his ways home again, as the best course.History Of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. III. (of XXI.)|Thomas Carlyle
The contents of the Epic were described in some prefatory verses, and the number of couplets in each Book was stated.Maha-bharata|Anonymous
The foregoing thoughts are prefatory to the much-mooted question of Mr. Lincoln's religious belief.Abraham Lincoln, Volume 2 (of 2)|William H. Herndon
Unfortunately for my desires, I can only be prefatory in the case of my own.The Chalice Of Courage|Cyrus Townsend Brady
In April he sends her "an inclosure for Power" to be forwarded immediately—and this was probably the prefatory letter.Thomas Moore|Stephen Gwynn