Word of the day: exordium

Pronunciation: [ig-zawr-dee-uh m]

Definition(s):the beginning of anything.
2. the introductory part of an oration, treatise, etc.

Part of Speech: noun

Sentence: As the first book of the bible, Genesis is the bibles exordium.

Synonyms: proem, prologue,

Antonyms: epilogue, postscript,