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English definition of “introduction”

introduction

noun [C or U] (GIVING SB'S NAME)    /ˌɪn.trəˈdʌk.ʃən/
B2 the action of telling someone another person's name the first time that they meet: You'll have to do/make the introductions - I don't know everyone's name. My next guest needs no introduction (= is already known to everyone).Preceding and introducing
(Definition of introduction noun (GIVING SB'S NAME) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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