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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - In the nature of something though not readily apparent; Being or involving basic facts or principles; Located beneath or below.

Usage examples (39)
  • But what he calls underlying his budget critics call unrelated, goals they say should wait.
  • Long-term underlying fundamentals for potash remain strong -- PotashCorp
  • But he said these immediate issues should not mask long-term underlying factors.
  • The long-term underlying market drivers for our telecom business continue to remain intact. for more
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