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postface Syllabification: post·face
Pronunciation: /ˈpōs(t)fās/

Definition of postface in English:


A brief explanatory comment or note at the end of a book or other piece of writing.
Example sentences
  • Claiming to be misrepresented, Levi-Strauss responds vigorously to this charge in the postface to the volume, claiming that in his construction.
  • In the postface to this 100-page book, Bök explains the book's particular constraint as follows.
  • Two of the editors contribute what is effectively a long, and extremely fluent, preface and a postface.
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