Bedeutung von “introduction” im Essential American English Dictionary

introduction

noun us /ˌɪn·trəˈdʌk·ʃən/

[ no plural ] the first time something has happened or existed:

the introduction of a new policy

the first part of a book, which tells you what the book is about

a book or course that gives basic knowledge about a subject:

an introduction to statistics

the action of telling someone another person’s name the first time that they meet:

You’ll have to do / the introductions – I don’t know everyone’s name.

(Definition von “introduction” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)