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See definition of principium on Dictionary.com
  • as infundamental
  • as inlaw
  • as inprinciple
  • as intheorem

synonyms for principium

  • bottom line
  • component
  • cornerstone
  • element
  • factor
  • foundation
  • law
  • principle
  • ABCs
  • axiom
  • basis
  • constituent
  • guts
  • heart
  • nitty-gritty
  • rudiment
  • rule
  • theorem
  • brass tacks
  • coal-and-ice
  • rock bottom
  • sine qua non

antonyms for principium

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  • cowardice
  • fear
  • addition
  • auxiliary
  • extra
  • subordinate
  • trivia
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    How to use principium in a sentence

    Thus, the general rule would be to begin with Homer: a Jove principium.
    STUDIES ON HOMER AND THE HOMERIC AGE, VOL. 1 OF 3W. E. GLADSTONE
    Aiunt hretici temporis nostri quod duo sunt principia rerum, principium lucis et principium tenebrarum, &c.
    VIEW OF THE STATE OF EUROPE DURING THE MIDDLE AGES, VOL. 3 (OF 3)HENRY HALLAM
    Interim hoc seculo nonnulli hoc principium ex ipsa natura eruendum censuere.
    TERRESTRIAL AND CELESTIAL GLOBES VOL IIEDWARD LUTHER STEVENSON
    In iisque Primum90 meridianum defixit quod theticum principium deinceps fere omnes ejus auctoritate moti retinuerunt.
    TERRESTRIAL AND CELESTIAL GLOBES VOL IIEDWARD LUTHER STEVENSON
    He traces back its origin to God himself—ab Jove principium.
    WHAT IS PROPERTY?P. J. PROUDHON
    The initium is pushed out of the way by that which follows; the principium serves as a basis for that which follows.
    DDERLEIN'S HAND-BOOK OF LATIN SYNONYMESLUDWIG DDERLEIN
    Qu ad principium lutei grandines hrent, nil conferunt ad generationem, ut quidam suspicantur.
    BUFFON'S NATURAL HISTORY, VOLUME III (OF 10)GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC, COMTE DE BUFFON
    The explanation of the cause of evil by a particular principle, per principium maleficum, is of the same nature.
    THEODICYG. W. LEIBNIZ
    Quae unitas iuxta Pythagorae opinionem rerum omnium principium est, per cuius participationem unaquaeque res una dicitur.
    THE NATURAL PHILOSOPHY OF WILLIAM GILBERT AND HIS PREDECESSORSW. JAMES KING
    Deus est principium effectivum in creatione refectivum in redemptione, perfectivum in sanctificatione.
    A CHRISTIAN DIRECTORY (VOLUME 1 OF 4)RICHARD BAXTER
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO PRINCIPIUM

    • ABCs
    • axiom
    • basis
    • bottom line
    • brass tacks
    • coal-and-ice
    • component
    • constituent
    • cornerstone
    • element
    • factor
    • foundation
    • guts
    • heart
    • law
    • nitty-gritty
    • principium
    • principle
    • rock bottom
    • rudiment
    • rule
    • sine qua non
    • theorem
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