bury the lead

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To begin a story with details of secondary importance to the reader while postponing more essential points or facts.
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Submitted on September 01, 2009

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  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

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