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principles

plural noun

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1 general or basic truths on which other truths or theories can be based
  • if you don't learn the principles of algebra now, you won't understand much later on

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2 the code of good conduct for an individual or group
  • stuck to his principles even in the face of extreme pressure

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“Principles.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/principles. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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