Preliminarily vs. Preliminary
Difference Between Preliminarily and Preliminary
In a preliminary manner.
In preparation for the main matter; initial, introductory, preparatory.These are just the preliminary results.
A preparation for a main matter; an introduction
Any of a series of sports events that determine the finalists
A relatively minor contest that precedes a major one, especially in boxing
a minor match preceding the main event
something that serves as a preceding event or introduces what follows;training is a necessary preliminary to employmentdrinks were the overture to dinner
designed to orient or acquaint with a situation before proceeding;a preliminary investigation