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preamble
used in The God of Small Things

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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
  • Neither question nor answer was meant as anything more than a polite preamble to conversation.
    Chapter 5 (43% in)

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