Meaning of INTRODUCE in English

INTRODUCE

■ verb

1》 bring into use or operation for the first time.

↘bring (a plant, animal, or disease) to a place for the first time.

↘( ~ something to ) bring a subject to the attention of (someone) for the first time.

↘present (new legislation) for debate in a legislative assembly.

2》 present (someone) by name to another.

3》 insert or bring into something.

4》 occur at the start of.

↘provide an opening announcement for.

Derivatives

~r noun

Origin

ME: from L. ~re , from intro- 'to the inside' + ducere 'to lead'.

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