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Definitions of preparation:
  • noun:   the activity of putting or setting in order in advance of some act or purpose
    Example: "Preparations for the ceremony had begun"
  • noun:   (music) a note that produces a dissonant chord is first heard in a consonant chord
    Example: "The resolution of one dissonance is often the preparation for another disonance"
  • noun:   activity leading to skilled behavior
  • noun:   the cognitive process of thinking about what you will do in the event of something happening
  • noun:   a substance prepared according to a formula
  • noun:   the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat
    Example: "He left the preparation of meals to his wife"
  • noun:   preparatory school work done outside school (especially at home)
  • noun:   the state of having been made ready or prepared for use or action (especially military action)
    Example: "Their preparation was more than adequate"

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