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  • Front matter | Definition and Translations

    Front matter, or preliminaries (prelims, for short), is the first section before the body matter. The front matter contains things such as the title page, table of contents, frontispiece, foreword, preface and so on.


    German: Titelei
    Polish: materiały wprowadzające

    Related Term(s): Frontispiece Title page

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    Contributors: Przemysław Sakrajda

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