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preamble
used in The Fountainhead

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Definition
a preliminary introduction to a speech, statute, or other writing — usually explaining its purpose

or more rarely:

anything that precedes something else
  • One evening, she said without preamble.
    4.7 — Part 4 Chapter 7 (25% in)
  • "I told you not to worry," Mike said to him once, without preamble, "at the trial that was.
    4.1 — Part 4 Chapter 1 (46% in)

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