Conclusion and Preface


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Conclusion noun – The last part of a process or action.
Usage example: the conclusion of the speech was a national call to arms

Preface is an antonym for conclusion in topics: judgment, end.
Nearby Words: conclude, conclusive, concluded, concluding, conclusively
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Preface noun – A short section (as of a book) that leads to or explains the main part.
Usage example: a noted critic has written a short preface to her story to explain some of the historical background

Conclusion is an antonym for preface in introduction topic.
Nearby Words: prefaced, prefacing
Antonyms for Preface
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