Noun(1) the activity of putting or setting in order in advance of some act or purpose(2) a substance prepared according to a formula(3) the cognitive process of thinking about what you will do in the event of something happening(4) the state of having been made ready or prepared for use or action (especially military action(5) (music(6) activity leading to skilled behavior(7) preparatory school work done outside school (especially at home(8) the act of preparing something (as food
(1) a microscope preparation(2) At least 80 Indonesian workers were currently undergoing training in Japan in preparation for the opening of the new plants.(3) It was soon learnt that members of the protective services were conducting a drill in preparation for any unrest inside the prison.(4) In Western medicine, a hormone preparation must be injected because of the concern for the change in its properties if it is passed through the digestive tract.(5) the preparation of a draft contract(6) The pestle is basic to the preparation of foods and medicines.(7) Throughout much of Turkey, wedding soup, a preparation of lamb meat with bone, egg, lemon juice, flour, butter, and red pepper, is served at wedding celebrations.(8) With more than 350 hours of training in preparation for his climb, he estimates the expedition will cost him more than Ôö¼├║3,000.(9) One or two subject-matter experts, within the company, would continue the leader training process in preparation for upcoming cycles.(10) This research is considered crucial in preparation for sending humans to Mars.(11) In preparation for the fresco process, the wonderboard should be moistened under running water and allowed to sit, rough side up, in the sink.(12) In other football news, two junior national teams are currently undergoing training in preparation for regional competitions scheduled for later this year.(13) the project is in preparation(14) Indeed, it might be argued that the state of the marriage is summed up in contrasting scenes relating to the preparation or consumption of food.(15) A tangled mess of instruments often takes an inordinate amount of time to sort out in preparation for processing.(16) We will soon be ready to commence our outdoor training in preparation for the Ladies Mini-Marathon.