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Pronounciation of principle

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Definitions for principle

  • noun - (law) an explanation of the fundamental reasons (especially an explanation of the working of some device in terms of laws of nature); "the rationale for capital punishment"; "the principles of internal-combustion engines"
  • noun - a basic truth or law or assumption; "the principles of democracy"
  • noun - a rule or law concerning a natural phenomenon or the function of a complex system; "the principle of the conservation of mass"; "the principle of jet propulsion"; "the right-hand rule for inductive fields"
  • noun - a basic generalization that is accepted as true and that can be used as a basis for reasoning or conduct; "their principles of composition characterized all their works"
  • noun - a rule or standard especially of good behavior; "a man of principle"; "he will not violate his principles"
  • noun - rule of personal conduct
  • Synonyms for principle

    precept rationale rule

    Antonyms for principle

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    Holonyms for principle

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    Hyponyms for principle

    principle of parsimony principle of superposition mass-action principle localization principle pillar accounting principle ethic Hellenism scruple fundamentals bedrock pleasure-unpleasure principle Tao Le Chatelier's law mass-energy equivalence law of parsimony Huygens' principle of superposition mass action localisation principle yang accounting standard moral principle legal principle higher law basics logic reality principle Gestalt law of organization Le Chatelier principle Naegele's rule principle of equivalence superposition principle localization of function localization yin chivalry value-system judicial principle hypothetical imperative dialectics fundamental principle pleasure principle insurrectionism Gestalt principle of organization Le Chatelier-Braun principle Occam's Razor principle of liquid displacement superposition localisation of function localisation feng shui knightliness value orientation judicial doctrine caveat emptor dictate basic principle pleasure-pain principle conservation Le Chatelier's principle Gresham's Law Ockham's Razor

    Hypernyms for principle

    natural law generality law of nature value explanation generalization rule law generalisation prescript

    Meronyms for principle

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