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foundation

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1 a public organization with a particular purpose or function
  • donated to a foundation that supported cancer research

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2 an immaterial thing upon which something else rests
  • she had a good enough foundation in math to pursue an economics degree

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The first known use of foundation was in the 14th century

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“Foundation.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/foundation. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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