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One entry found for preposition.
Main Entry: prep·o·si·tion
Pronunciation: secondarystressprep-schwa-primarystresszish-schwan
Function: noun
: a word or group of words that combines with a noun or pronoun to form a phrase that usually acts as an adverb, adjective, or noun <"with" in "the house with the red door" is a preposition>
- prep·o·si·tion·al /-primarystresszish-nschwal, -schwan-schwal/ adjective

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