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Synonyms for rudimentˈru də mənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rudiment, first rudiment, first principle, alphabet, ABC, ABC's, ABCs(noun)

    the elementary stages of any subject (usually plural)

    first principle, first rudiment, rudiment, alphabet

  2. rudiment(noun)

    the remains of a body part that was functional at an earlier stage of life

    first principle, first rudiment, alphabet

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. rudiment(n.)

    embryo, rude state, starting point

  2. rudiment(n.)

    element, first principle, essential point

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  • Überbleibsel, Rudiment, AnsatzGerman
  • rudimentoSpanish
  • peruskuvio, perusajatus, rudimentti, perusteet, alkeet, surkastumaFinnish
  • rudimentFrench
  • rudimentDutch
  • основа, рудиментRussian

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