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Overview of noun preference

The noun preference has 4 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (2) preference, penchant, predilection, taste

(a strong liking; "my own preference is for good literature"; "the Irish have a penchant for blarney")

2. (2) predilection, preference, orientation

(a predisposition in favor of something; "a predilection for expensive cars"; "his sexual preferences"; "showed a Marxist orientation")

3. preference, druthers

(the right or chance to choose; "given my druthers, I'd eat cake")

4. preference

(grant of favor or advantage to one over another (especially to a country or countries in matters of international trade, such as levying duties)) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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