fundamentals

Definitions of fundamentals
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n principles from which other truths can be derived

“first you must learn the fundamentals
Synonyms:
basic principle, basics, bedrock, fundamental principle
Types:
ABC, ABC's, ABCs, alphabet, first principle, first rudiment, rudiment
the elementary stages of any subject (usually plural)
Type of:
principle
a basic truth or law or assumption

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