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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to or derived from a proposition, principle, or rule that has found general acceptance adj. - Evident without proof or argument..

Usage examples (36)
  • It's axiomatic in politics that voters won't throw out a presidential incumbent unless they think his challenger will clean house
  • ‡ The term axiomatic is used generally to refer to a statement so obvious that it needs no proof.
  • An axiomatic truth
  • axiomatic physics for more
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