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British English: /ˈprɛfəs/
American English: /ˈprɛfəs/

Translation of preface in French:


transitive verb

  • préfacer (livre)
    to preface something with something
    faire précéder quelque chose de quelque chose
    I would like to preface my remarks with a word of thanks to…
    avant d'aborder mon sujet, je voudrais remercier…

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