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lead in

 (to something)
1. to begin something; to work into something. Let me lead into the first number with a little talk about the composer. I'll lead in, then you pick up the melody.
2. to make a transition into something; to segue into something. Now, we will lead into the second scene with a little soft orchestral music. The soft music will lead in, then the curtains will open.
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You could argue that Galway are in the ideal position coming in under the radar against exhausted opposition, but former defender Cathal Moore, brother of Tribe captain Fergal, would much prefer Dublin's lead in to the game.
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