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preparation (n):
the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat
Samples
cooking can be a great art.
people are needed who have experience in cookery.
he left the preparation of meals to his wife

Related Words: cookerycooking
preparation (n):
preparatory school work done outside school (especially at home)
preparation (n):
activity leading to skilled behavior
Related Words: groomingtraining
preparation (n):
the activity of putting or setting in order in advance of some act or purpose
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preparations for the ceremony had begun
Related Words: readying
preparation (n):
the cognitive process of thinking about what you will do in the event of something happening
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his planning for retirement was hindered by several uncertainties
Related Word: planning
preparation (n):
(music) a note that produces a dissonant chord is first heard in a consonant chord
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the resolution of one dissonance is often the preparation for another dissonance
preparation (n):
the state of having been made ready or prepared for use or action (especially military action)
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putting them in readiness.
their preparation was more than adequate

Related Words: preparednessreadiness
preparation (n):
a substance prepared according to a formula
Samples
the physician prescribed a commercial preparation of the medicine
Related Word: formulation
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Do not cry over that which is gone

Geçmişe pişmanlık duyma.
do not worry about your past


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