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undergird

verb

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to hold up or serve as a foundation for
  • the theory of evolution undergirds virtually all of modern biology

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“Undergird.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/under-gird. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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