adverb see introductory

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Introductorily — In tro*duc to*ri*ly, adv. By way of introduction. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • introductorily — See introductory. * * * …   Universalium

  • introductorily — adv. preliminarily, initially, at the beginning …   English contemporary dictionary

  • introductorily — in·tro·duc·to·ri·ly …   English syllables

  • introductorily — kt(ə)rəlē, li adverb : in an introductory manner …   Useful english dictionary

  • introductory — introductorily, adv. introductoriness, n. /in treuh duk teuh ree/, adj. serving or used to introduce; preliminary; beginning: an introductory course; an introductory paragraph. Also, introductive. [1350 1400; ME < LL introductorius, equiv. to L… …   Universalium

  • introductory — adjective Date: 1605 of, relating to, or being a first step that sets something going or in proper perspective < an introductory course in calculus > • introductorily adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • preliminarily — prɪ lɪmÉ™nerɪlɪ / nrɪlɪ adv. introductorily, in the manner of serving as an initial step or process …   English contemporary dictionary

  • introductory — /ɪntrəˈdʌktri/ (say intruh duktree), / təri/ (say tuhree) adjective serving to introduce; preliminary; prefatory. Also, introductive. –introductorily, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • introductory — [in΄trəduk′tə rē] adj. [L introductorius] used as an introduction; preliminary: also introductive introductorily adv …   English World dictionary

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