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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Principles from which other truths can be derived; A statement of fundamental facts or principles.

Usage examples (37)
  • Let's get down to basics
  • There are certain basics, but beyond that, be yourself.
  • You can dress ground venison up as fancy as you please, but going back to basics is never a bad idea.
  • "The basics are the same," said Zahra, of McLean, Va. for more
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