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One entry found for preference.
Main Entry: pref·er·ence
Pronunciation: primarystresspref-schwarn(t)s, primarystresspref-(schwa-)rschwan(t)s
Function: noun
1 a : the act of preferring b : the state of being preferred
2 : the power or opportunity of choosing <gave him his preference>
3 : one that is preferred : FAVORITE <my preference is soul music>
4 : the act of giving advantages to some over others <show preference in giving out jobs>

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