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rudimentary

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2 of or relating to the simplest facts or theories of a subject
  • had only a rudimentary knowledge of science

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The first known use of rudimentary was in 1619

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“Rudimentary.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rudimentary. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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