Definisi 'principle'
English to English
noun
1 a basic generalization that is accepted as true and that can be used as a basis for reasoning or conduct
Example:
• their principles of composition characterized all their works
source: wordnet30
2 a rule or standard especially of good behavior
Example:
• a man of principle
• he will not violate his principles
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3 a basic truth or law or assumption
Example:
• the principles of democracy
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4 a rule or law concerning a natural phenomenon or the function of a complex system
Example:
• the principle of the conservation of mass
• the principle of jet propulsion
• the right-hand rule for inductive fields
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5 rule of personal conduct
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6 (law) an explanation of the fundamental reasons (especially an explanation of the working of some device in terms of laws of nature)
Example:
• the rationale for capital punishment
• the principles of internal-combustion engines
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7 Beginning; commencement.
source: webster1913
verb
8 To equip with principles; to establish, or fix, in certain principles; to impress with any tenet, or rule of conduct, good or ill.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
ratiocinate, jurisprudence, law, explanation, natural law, law of nature, generalisation, value, prescript, dialectics, dictate, bedrock, gestalt law of organization,

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