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rudiments

plural noun

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general or basic truths on which other truths or theories can be based
  • learned the rudiments of mathematics

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“Rudiments.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rudiments. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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