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introductory

Pronunciation: /ˌɪntrəˈdʌktəri/

Translation of introductory in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1.1 (prefatory, opening) [notes/remarks/clarifications] preliminar; [lecture/chapter] de introducción [offer/discount] [Business/Comercio] de lanzamiento
    Example sentences
    • It's easy enough, it's a basic introductory essay to the topic so the tutor can assess our skills.
    • Biotechnology education could begin at the university level with a basic introductory course.
    • This introductory course will explore many of the topics that were touched on above.
    Example sentences
    • If there's no introductory offer for new purchases then don't use the card to buy things.
    • The high rate is not intended as an introductory offer, according to the company, and it says the rate is made possible by a low cost base.
    • Are customers still benefiting from that special introductory rate on purchases?
    1.2 (elementary) [course/lesson] de introducción, de iniciación

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