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prologue
used in Romeo and Juliet

2 uses
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Definition
an introduction to a fictional work; or anything that precedes a more important event
  •   THE PROLOGUE
      [Enter Chorus]
    The Prologue (13% in)
prologue = introduction to the play
  •   Nor no without-book prologue, faintly spoke
      After the prompter, for our entrance.
      But, let them measure us by what they will,
      We'll measure them a measure, and be gone.
    1.4 — Act 1 Scene 4 — A Street (7% in)
prologue = introduction
There are no more uses of "prologue" in Romeo and Juliet.

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