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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Activity leading to skilled behavior. Also: The activity of putting or setting in order in advance of some act or purpose.

Usage examples (40)
  • The best possible preparation for the future is a well-lived present.
  • Their preparation was more than adequate
  • He left the preparation of meals to his wife
  • The resolution of one dissonance is often the preparation for another dissonance for more
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