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cornerstone

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  1. an immaterial thing upon which something else rests a concern for basic human rights was the cornerstone of the president's foreign policy Synonyms of cornerstone basis, bedrock, bottom, base, footing, foundation, ground, groundwork, keystone, root, underpinning, warp, warp and woofWords Related to cornerstone anchorage, bed, brace, bulwark, buttress, framework, infrastructure, mount, prop, shore, stay, substratum, substructure, support; assumption, justification, premise (also premiss), presumption, presupposition, rationale, supposition, theory, thesis, warrant; backbone, center, core, base, eye, focus, heart, hub, kernel, keystone, nucleus, seat; essence, quintessence, soul, touchstone



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