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pro•le•gom•e•non



Pronunciation: (prō"li-gom'u-non", -nun), [key]
n.,
pl. -naPronunciation: (-nu). [key]

1. a preliminary discussion; introductory essay, as prefatory matter in a book; a prologue.
2. Usually, prolegomena. (sometimes used with a sing. v.) a treatise serving as a preface or introduction to a book.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

prolegprolegomenous

 

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