Preamble

A preamble is an introductory and expressionary statement in a document that explains the document`s purpose and underlying philosophy. When applied to the opening paragraphs of a statute, it may recite historical facts pertinent to the subject of the statute. It is distinct from the long title or enacting formula of a law. ==Legal effect== While....
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Preamble

• (v. t. & i.) To make a preamble to; to preface; to serve as a preamble. • (n.) A introductory portion; an introduction or preface, as to a book, document, etc.; specifically, the introductory part of a statute, which states the reasons and intent of the law.
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preamble

(from the article `treaty`) ...the case of the Rush-Bagot Agreement between the United States and Great Britain in 1817 for mutual disarmament on the Great Lakes). Important ...
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preamble

noun a preliminary introduction to a statute or constitution (usually explaining its purpose)
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Preamble

[anthem] Preamble was the first national anthem of the Federated States of Micronesia. It was adopted in 1979 and replaced in 1991 by Patriots of Micronesia. The title refers to the preamble of Micronesia`s freshly ratified constitution, from which the lyrics are largely derived. == Text == ...
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Preamble

Pre'am`ble noun [ Late Latin praeambulum , from Latin praeambulus walking before, from praeambulare to walk before; prae before + ambulare to walk: confer French préambule . See Amble .] A introductory portion; an introduction or preface, as to a book...
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Preamble

Pre'am`ble transitive verb & i. To make a preamble to; to preface; to serve as a preamble. [ R.] Feltham. Milton.
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Preamble

A preface, an introduction or explanation of what is to follow: that clause at the head of acts of congress or other legislatures which explains the reasons why the act is made. Preambles are also frequently put in contracts to, explain the motives of the contracting parties, A preamble is said to be the key of a statute, to open the minds of the.....
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preamble

a preliminary introduction to a statute or constitution
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preamble

a preliminary introduction to a statute or constitution
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preamble

in TDMA, the initial portion of a burst, during which signals are transmitted to enable receiving equipment to acquire, for example, carrier frequency and carrier phase lock, bit and burst synchronisation, the identity of the transmitting earth station and the purpose of the burst
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preamble

Introduction to a Charter Party
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preamble

preamble 1. An introductory statement; preface; introduction. 2. The introductory part of a statute, deed, or the like, stating the reasons and intent of what follows. 3. A preliminary or introductory fact or circumstance: 'His childhood in the slums was a preamble to a life of crime.' 4. Capitalized, Preamble, the introductory statement of the U....
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preamble

special pattern of bits preceding the beginning of the data area of one track
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preamble

[n] - a preliminary introduction to a statute or constitution (usually explaining its purpose) 2. [v] - make a preamble
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