Meaning of “preamble” in the English Dictionary

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"preamble" in British English

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preamblenoun

uk /ˈpriː.æm.bəl/ /priˈæm.bəl/ us /ˈpriː.æm.bəl/ /priˈæm.bəl/

(Definition of “preamble” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"preamble" in American English

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preamblenoun [ C ]

us /ˈpriˌæm·bəl/

an introduction to a speech or piece of writing:

the preamble to the Constitution

(Definition of “preamble” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)