Learn how to say Preparations correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word preparation:
1 [mass noun] the action or process of preparing or being prepared for use or consideration:
the preparation of a draft contract
the project is in preparation
[count noun] (usually preparations) something done to get ready for an event or undertaking:
she continued her preparations for the party
2a substance that is specially made up, especially a medicine or food:
there are several effective preparations you can buy over the counter
a specimen that has been prepared for scientific or medical examination:
a microscope preparation
3 Music (in conventional harmony) the sounding of the discordant note in a chord in the preceding chord where it is not discordant, lessening the effect of the discord.
4British datedfuller form of prep1 (sense 1).
late Middle English: via Old French from Latin praeparatio(n-), from praeparare ‘make ready before’ (see prepare)