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Synonyms for bedrockˈbɛdˌrɒk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bedrock(noun)

    solid unweathered rock lying beneath surface deposits of soil

    basics, basic principle, fundamentals, fundamental principle

  2. fundamentals, basics, fundamental principle, basic principle, bedrock(noun)

    principles from which other truths can be derived

    "first you must learn the fundamentals"; "let's get down to basics"

    basics, basic principle, rudiments, fundamental principle, bedrock, fundamentals

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List of paraphrases:

cornerstone, rock, basement, foundation, basis, substrate, substratum, substrata, roc

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