Open main menu

Wiktionary β

Contents

EnglishEdit

 
Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Old French introduction, itself a borrowing from Latin intrōdūctiō, intrōdūctiōnem, from intrōdūcō.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

introduction (plural introductions)

  1. The act or process of introducing.
  2. A means, such as a personal letter, of presenting one person to another.
  3. An initial section of a book or article, which introduces the subject material.
  4. A written or oral explanation of what constitutes the basis of an issue.

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

TranslationsEdit

The translations below need to be checked and inserted above into the appropriate translation tables, removing any numbers. Numbers do not necessarily match those in definitions. See instructions at Wiktionary:Entry layout#Translations.

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin introductio, introductionem, from introductus, from introduco.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

introduction f (plural introductions)

  1. introduction

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit