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underlying

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  • adjfundamental, latent
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Synonyms for underlying

adj fundamental, latent
  • basic
  • elemental
  • hidden
  • bottom
  • concealed
  • lurking
  • prime
  • root
  • veiled
  • basal
  • bottom-line
  • cardinal
  • critical
  • crucial
  • elementary
  • essential
  • indispensable
  • intrinsic
  • necessary
  • needful
  • nitty-gritty
  • nub
  • primary
  • primitive
  • radical
  • substratal
  • vital

Antonyms for underlying

  • secondary
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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elementary

adjective. simple, basic

essential

adjective. basic, fundamental
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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