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Definition of the noun lead-in

What does lead-in mean as a name of something?


  1. the introductory section of a story
  2. wire connecting an antenna to a receiver or a transmitter to a transmission line
    • lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
    • more generic terms: conducting wire / wire = a metal conductor that carries electricity over a distance

Alternative definition of the noun lead-in


  1. An introduction, something that leads into the beginning of something.


"Lead-in" a.k.a. "Lead In" is a composition.


Lead-in: A lead-in is a short phrase, usually five words or less, that starts off a photo caption in a newspaper, high school yearbook, magazine or other publication.

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Google previewDictionary of Marketing Communications (2004)

by Norman A. P. Govoni

lead-in in television or radio, the program immediately preceding an advertisers program on the same station; also can refer to the first few words in a television ...

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The Lead-in

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If you lead a country like Britain, a strong country, a country which has taken a lead in world affairs in good times and in bad, a country that is always reliable, then you have to have a touch of iron about you. (Margaret Thatcher)
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