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- adj. Of or pertaining to a proem or proemium.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Introductory; prefatory; preliminary.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Having the character of a proem; introductory; prefatory; preliminary.
- In paleontology, pertaining to the vanguard of a migrating fossil fauna which gradually invades a new province, but is replaced after its first appearance by the previous tenant.
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