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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Noun- A preliminary discourse to a longer piece of writing.

Usage examples (35)
  • Sicula in proem. in
  • There are several important features of this proem.
  • At 1. 921-50 (lines which later recur in part as the proem to book 4)
  • If correctly given the centre letters of the lights will give the proem. for more
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