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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The state of having been made ready for use or action (especially military action).

Usage examples (34)
  • Isn't Salter trying to use OBAMA's age against him in response, with the code word "preparedness" filling in for age?
  • Eventually, preparedness is going to meet opportunity.
  • Emergency preparedness is local first, state next and federal last.
  • Every critic of preparedness is selling something, even if his or her expertise. for more
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