What does prelude mean?

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Noun
  1. An introductory or preliminary performance or event; a preface.
  2. (music) A short piece of music that acts as an introduction to a longer piece.
Verb
  1. To introduce something, as a prelude.
  2. To play an introduction or prelude; to give a prefatory performance.
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