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Meaning of FOREWORD

Pronunciation:  'fowr`wurd

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a short introductory essay preceding the text of a book

FOREWORD is a 8 letter word that starts with F.


 Synonyms: preface, prolusion
 See Also: introduction, text, textual matter



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Fore"word`\, n.
A preface. --Furnvall.

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