Origin of introduction
Examples from the Web for reintroduction
His later acquittal was my reintroduction to jury nullification, which I will discuss further in a moment.Not This Again: The Ghost of Past Injustices, From the Draft Riots to Trayvon|Herb Boyd|July 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The bull-fight is spreading to France, and English newspapers are advocating the reintroduction of bear-baiting and cock-fighting.Tea-Table Talk|Jerome K. Jerome
That first evening of his reintroduction to the polite world was a success which few young men of his years achieve.Kenelm Chillingly, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
After the reintroduction of Buddhism into the “kingdom of snow,” the ancient dynasty never recovered its power.
- an instrumental passage preceding the entry of a soloist, choir, etc
- an opening passage in a movement or composition that precedes the main material
late 14c., "act of bringing into existence," from Old French introduccion and directly from Latin introductionem (nominative introductio) "a leading in," noun of action from past participle stem of introducere "to lead in, bring in, to introduce," from intro- "inward, to the inside" (see intro-) + ducere "to lead" (see duke (n.)). Meaning "initial instruction in a subject; an introductory statement" is mid-15c. The sense of "formal presentation of one person to another" is from 1711.