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undergird

verb

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  1. to hold up or serve as a foundation for <the theory of evolution undergirds virtually all of modern biology> Synonyms bear, bolster, brace, buttress, carry, prop (up), shore (up), stay, sustain, support, underpin, upholdRelated Words steady, truss, underlie


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