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introduction /ntrdkn/ n. 1 [C] a first meeting, in which people learn each others names: She wants to meet that guest; will you make the introduction? 2 [C;U] s.t. new put in or presented: The introduction of new car engines caused excitement in the automobile or at the start of business. 3 [C] an opening statement before or at the start of a speech, paper, or performance: The vice president made an introduction before the president spoke. -adj. introductory.
Thesaurus: introduction 2 a presentation of s.t., launch, debut 3 opening remarks, lead-in | preface. Ant. the end.