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Definition 1: a function word that combines with a noun or pronoun or noun phrase to form a prepositional phrase that can have an adverbial or adjectival relation to some other word - [noun denoting communication]

(preposition is a kind of ...) a word that is uninflected and serves a grammatical function but has little identifiable meaning

Definition 2: (linguistics) the placing of one linguistic element before another (as placing a modifier before the word it modifies in a sentence or placing an affix before the base to which it is attached) - [noun denoting communication]

(preposition is a kind of ...) an item on a list or in a sequence

"in the second place" "moved from third to fifth position"

(preposition belongs to category ...) the scientific study of language

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