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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Principles from which other truths can be derived; Solid unweathered rock lying beneath surface deposits of soil.

Usage examples (36)
  • It always comes to the same necessity: go deep enough and there is a bedrock of truth, however hard.
  • We have reached a certain bedrock of intransigence in
  • To erode that bedrock is to risk even further injustice.
  • But The Masters, steeped in convention that seemed immovable as bedrock, is changing. for more
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