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Princeton's WordNet

  1. basics, rudiments(noun)

    a statement of fundamental facts or principles

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. rudiments

    The first principles, the elements of any particular science; as, the rudiments of war, which are the first principles or elements of war; as, marching, facing, wheeling; the drill, manual, and platoon exercises, manœuvres, etc.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of rudiments in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of rudiments in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of rudiments in a Sentence

  1. Aristotle:

    Man differs from other animals particularly in this, that he is imitative, and acquires his rudiments of knowledge in this way; besides, the delight in imitation is universal.

  2. Eric Hoffer:

    We have rudiments of reverence for the human body, but we consider as nothing the rape of the human mind.

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  • بدائياتArabic
  • βασικά στοιχείαGreek
  • יְסוֹדוֹת רִאשׁוֹנִיםHebrew
  • rudimenterNorwegian
  • அடிப்படைகள்Tamil

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