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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Something that is laid or spread under or that underlies and supports or forms a base for something else. (plural)

Usage examples (36)
  • Noun, : The French word for 80, quatre-vingts (
  • More important is what kind of substrata you are built on.
  • Problems of substrata languages enter at this stage.
  • The Five Organs are the substrata of the "Five Virtues." for more
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