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  • as inlaw
  • as inprinciple
  • as intheorem
  • as infundamental

synonyms for principium

  • proposal
  • regulation
  • rule
  • assumption
  • axiom
  • base
  • canon
  • cause
  • criterion
  • exigency
  • formula
  • foundation
  • fundamental
  • generalization
  • ground
  • guide
  • maxim
  • origin
  • postulate
  • precept
  • proposition
  • reason
  • source
  • theorem
  • truth
  • usage
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antonyms for principium

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  • consequence
  • effect
  • end
  • outcome
  • outgrowth
  • result
  • breaking
  • lawlessness
  • transgression
  • violation
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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
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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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