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Engelsk navneord: preparation

1. preparation (om handling) the activity of putting or setting in order in advance of some act or purpose

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningPreparations for the ceremony had begun.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)readying

Mindre specifikke termeractivity

Mere specifikke termerdeployment, fire control, groundwork, makeready, planning, priming, prolusion, tune-up, turnaround, turnround, warm-up

2. preparation (om masse el. substans) a substance prepared according to a formula

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe physician prescribed a commercial preparation of the medicine.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)formulation

Mindre specifikke termerchemical compound, compound

Mere specifikke termercleaner, cleanser, cleansing agent, glycerinated gelatin, nebula, polish, smelling salts, starch

3. preparation (om erkendelse) the cognitive process of thinking about what you will do in the event of something happening

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis planning for retirement was hindered by several uncertainties.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)planning, provision

Mindre specifikke termercerebration, intellection, mentation, thinking, thought, thought process

Mere specifikke termeragreement, applecart, arrangement, calculation, deliberation, forethought, malice aforethought, mens rea, premeditation

4. preparation (om tilstand) the state of having been made ready or prepared for use or action (especially military action)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningPutting them in readiness.
Their preparation was more than adequate.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)preparedness, readiness

Mindre specifikke termerstate

Mere specifikke termeralert, qui vive, ready

Kendetegnerready, unready

Overordnet emneområdearmed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine

5. preparation (om kommunikation) (music) a note that produces a dissonant chord is first heard in a consonant chord

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe resolution of one dissonance is often the preparation for another dissonance.

Mindre specifikke termerharmony, musical harmony

Overordnet emneområdemusic

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)resolution

6. preparation (om handling) activity leading to skilled behavior

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)grooming, training

Mindre specifikke termeractivity

Mere specifikke termerathletic training, discipline, drill, drill, exercise, military training, practice, practice session, recitation, retraining, schooling, skull practice, skull session, toilet training

7. preparation (om handling) preparatory school work done outside school (especially at home)

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)homework, prep

Mindre specifikke termerschool assignment, schoolwork

Omfatter disse overordnede termerdidactics, education, educational activity, instruction, pedagogy, teaching

8. preparation (om handling) the act of preparing something (as food) by the application of heat

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningCooking can be a great art.
People are needed who have experience in cookery.
He left the preparation of meals to his wife.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cookery, cooking

Mindre specifikke termerchange of state

Mere specifikke termerbaking, boiling, braising, broil, broiling, browning, cuisine, culinary art, frying, fusion cooking, grilling, percolation, poaching, roasting, sauteing, simmering, stewing, toasting

Omfatter disse specifikke termerseasoning, tenderisation, tenderization

Indenfor samme emneområdealcoholise, alcoholise, alcoholize, alcoholize, bake, barbecue, barbeque, baste, beat, blacken, blanch, boil down, boil down, braise, bread, brine, broil, brown, brown sauce, bruise, butterfly, calamari, calamary, can, caramelise, caramelise, caramelize, caramelize, challah, char, Chinese brown sauce, churn, clarify, coddle, concentrate, concentrate, concoct, conserve, cook, cook out, cook up, corn, cream, crisp, crispen, crumb, curry, curry, decoct, deep-fat-fry, deep-fry, devil, dredge, dress, dun, egg, farce, filet, fillet, fire, flavor, flavour, flour, fortify, fortify, french-fry, fricassee, frizzle, frost, fry, ginger, griddle, grill, hallah, hibachi, ice, Jewish rye, Jewish rye bread, jug, lace, lard, marinade, marinate, mask, micro-cook, microwave, nuke, oven broil, ovenbake, overboil, pan roast, pan-broil, pan-fry, parboil, pepper, pickle, precook, pressure-cook, puree, put on, put up, reduce, reduce, render, rice, roast, salt, salt, sauce, saute, savor, savour, scorch, scramble, sear, season, shirr, simmer, souse, spatchcock, spice, spice up, spike, splat, squid, steam, stew, stir fry, strain, stuff, tin, toast, truss, try, whip, whip up, whisk, whomp up, zap, zest

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