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preparation

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Preparation \Prep'a*ra"tion\, noun [F. pr['e]paration, L. praeparatio. See {Prepare}.]

1. The act of preparing or fitting beforehand for a particular purpose, use, service, or condition; previous arrangement or adaptation; a making ready; as, the preparation of land for a crop of wheat; the preparation of troops for a campaign.

2. The state of being prepared or made ready; preparedness; readiness; fitness; as, a nation in good preparation for war.

3. That which makes ready, prepares the way, or introduces; a preparatory act or measure.

I will show what preparations there were in nature for this dissolution. --T. Burnet.

4. That which is prepared, made, or compounded by a certain process or for a particular purpose; a combination. Specifically: (a) Any medicinal substance fitted for use. (b) Anything treated for preservation or examination as a specimen. (c) Something prepared for use in cookery.

I wish the chemists had been more sparing who magnify their preparations. --Sir T. Browne.

In the preparations of cookery, the most volatile parts of vegetables are destroyed. --Arbuthnot.

5. An army or fleet. [Obs.] --Shak.

6. (Mus.) The holding over of a note from one chord into the next chord, where it forms a temporary discord, until resolved in the chord that follows; the anticipation of a discordant note in the preceding concord, so that the ear is prepared for the shock. See {Suspension}.

7. Accomplishment; qualification. [Obs.] --Shak.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

preparation

noun

1: the activity of putting or setting in order in advance of some act or purpose; "preparations for the ceremony had begun" [syn: {preparation}, {readying}]

2: a substance prepared according to a formula; "the physician prescribed a commercial preparation of the medicine" [syn: {formulation}, {preparation}]

3: the cognitive process of thinking about what you will do in the event of something happening; "his planning for retirement was hindered by several uncertainties" [syn: {planning}, {preparation}, {provision}]

4: the state of having been made ready or prepared for use or action (especially military action); "putting them in readiness"; "their preparation was more than adequate" [syn: {readiness}, {preparedness}, {preparation}]

5: (music) a note that produces a dissonant chord is first heard in a consonant chord; "the resolution of one dissonance is often the preparation for another dissonance" [ant: {resolution}]

6: activity leading to skilled behavior [syn: {training}, {preparation}, {grooming}]

7: preparatory school work done outside school (especially at home) [syn: {homework}, {prep}, {preparation}]

8: the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat; "cooking can be a great art"; "people are needed who have experience in cookery"; "he left the preparation of meals to his wife" [syn: {cooking}, {cookery}, {preparation}]

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