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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 pre·fig·u·ra·tion /(ˌ)priˌfɪgjəˈreʃən, gə-/
 預示,預表,預想

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pre·fig·u·ra·tion n.  The act of prefiguring, or the state of being prefigured.
    A variety of prophecies and prefigurations.   --Norris.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 prefiguration
      n 1: an example that prefigures or foreshadows what is to come
      2: the act of providing vague advance indications; representing
         beforehand [syn: foreshadowing, adumbration]