verb (used without object)
Origin of prelect
Related formspre·lec·tion [pri-lek-shuh n] /prɪˈlɛk ʃən/, nounpre·lec·tor, noun
Examples from the Web for prelection
His reception of my recitation, or prelection, was rather singular.The Lady of the Lake|Sir Walter Scott
According as it is a grammar or an author that is being explained, a very different method of prelection is to be followed.
Was it reasonable to have assembled six, ten, or a dozen persons for the purpose of hearing a prelection?The Posthumous Works of Thomas De Quincey, Vol. II (2 vols)|Thomas De Quincey
The grades of Grammar have respectively their own forms of prelection, given in detail by the final Ratio.