index a prelude, anything preparatory to another—the index (that is, table of contents) being generally in Shakespeare's days prefixed to the book, RICHARD III., ii. 2. 149; HAMLET, iii. 4. 52; OTHELLO, ii. 1. 252; “indexes,” TROILUS AND CRESSIDA, i. 3. 343.
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imprese - indued