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It's important for American soldiers to be culturally sensitive when deployed in foreign countries. But it's just as important for the U.S. never to renounce the most fundamental American values, which, after all, are also universal values.
Gary Bauer

Meaning of "fundamental" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF FUNDAMENTAL

fundamental  [ˌfʌndəˈmɛntəl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF FUNDAMENTAL

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Fundamental can act as a noun and an adjective.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES FUNDAMENTAL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Fundamental

Fundamental may refer to: ▪ Foundation of reality ▪ Fundamental frequency, as in music or phonetics, often referred to as simply a "fundamental" ▪ Fundamentalism, the belief in, and usually the strict adherence to, the simplistic or "fundamental" ideas based on faith of a system of thought ▪ The Fundamentals, a set of books important to Christian fundamentalism ▪ Any of a number of fundamental theorems identified in mathematics, such as: ▪ The fundamental theorem of algebra, awe theorem regarding the factorization of polynomials ▪ The fundamental theorem of arithmetic, a theorem regarding prime factorization ▪ Fundamental analysis, a method that uses financial and economic analysis to predict the movement of security prices such as bond prices, but more commonly stock prices...

Definition of fundamental in the English dictionary

The first definition of fundamental in the dictionary is of, involving, or comprising a foundation; basic. Other definition of fundamental is of, involving, or comprising a source; primary. Fundamental is also denoting or relating to the principal or lowest note of a harmonic series.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH FUNDAMENTAL


detrimental
ˌdɛtrɪˈmɛntəl
documental
ˌdɒkjʊˈmɛntəl
elemental
ˌɛlɪˈmɛntəl
experimental
ɪkˌspɛrɪˈmɛntəl
governmental
ˌɡʌvənˈmɛntəl
incremental
ˌɪnkrɪˈmɛntəl
instrumental
ˌɪnstrəˈmɛntəl
intergovernmental
ˌɪntəˌɡʌvəˈmɛntəl
judgemental
dʒʌdʒˈmɛntəl
judgmental
dʒʌdʒˈmɛntəl
mental
ˈmɛntəl
monumental
ˌmɒnjʊˈmɛntəl
ornamental
ˌɔːnəˈmɛntəl
regimental
ˌrɛdʒɪˈmɛntəl
rudimental
ˌruːdɪˈmɛntəl
sacramental
ˌsækrəˈmɛntəl
segmental
sɛɡˈmɛntəl
sentimental
ˌsɛntɪˈmɛntəl
supplemental
ˌsʌplɪˈmɛntəl
temperamental
ˌtɛmpərəˈmɛntəl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE FUNDAMENTAL

fund
fund manager
fund supermarket
fundable
fundament
fundamental constant
fundamental frequency
fundamental interaction
fundamental law
fundamental particle
fundamental research
fundamental unit
fundamentalism
fundamentalist
fundamentalistic
fundamentality
fundamentally
fundamentalness
fundamentals
funded debt

WORDS THAT END LIKE FUNDAMENTAL

accidental
car rental
coincidental
Continental
dental
departmental
developmental
Emmental
environmental
horizontal
incidental
intercontinental
occidental
oriental
parental
placental
rental
thiopental
transcendental
transcontinental
video rental

Synonyms and antonyms of fundamental in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «FUNDAMENTAL»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «fundamental» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of fundamental

Translation of «fundamental» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF FUNDAMENTAL

Find out the translation of fundamental to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of fundamental from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «fundamental» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

主要的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

fundamental
570 millions of speakers

English

fundamental
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

मौलिक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

أساسي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

фундаментальное
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

fundamental
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মৌলিক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

fondamental
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Asas
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

fundamental
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

根本的な
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

근본적인
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Dhasar
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

cơ bản
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அடிப்படை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मूलभूत
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

temel
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

fondamentale
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

podstawowym
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

фундаментальне
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

fundamental
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

θεμελιώδεις
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

fundamentele
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

grundläggande
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

fundamental
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of fundamental

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «FUNDAMENTAL»

The term «fundamental» is very widely used and occupies the 5.515 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «FUNDAMENTAL» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about fundamental

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10 QUOTES WITH «FUNDAMENTAL»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word fundamental.
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Paul Allen
I am very excited to be supporting one of the world's most visionary efforts to seek basic answers to some of the fundamental question about our universe and what other civilisations may exist elsewhere.
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Hans Urs von Balthasar
The Christian response is contained in these two fundamental dogmas: that of the Trinity and that of the Incarnation. In the trinitarian dogma God is one, good, true, and beautiful because he is essentially Love, and Love supposes the one, the other, and their unity.
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Gary Bauer
It's important for American soldiers to be culturally sensitive when deployed in foreign countries. But it's just as important for the U.S. never to renounce the most fundamental American values, which, after all, are also universal values.
4
Robert Bourassa
It seemed to be inadmissible to give in on such a fundamental point. This would have meant that any one who would have wanted to be a terrorist could gain eventually their freedom thanks to another kidnapping.
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Fred Brooks
The fundamental problem with program maintenance is that fixing a defect has a substantial chance of introducing another.
6
Susan Cain
Opposites attract, and I think temperament is so fundamental that you end up craving someone of the opposite temperament to complete you.
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Eric Cantor
Whether it's people walking off 'The View' when Bill O'Reilly makes a statement about radical Islam or Juan Williams being fired for expressing his opinion, over-reaching political correctness is chipping away at the fundamental American freedoms of speech and expression.
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Vint Cerf
There is an underlying, fundamental reliance on the Internet, which continues to grow in the number of users, country penetration and both fixed and wireless broadband access.
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Bart Chilton
We need to question technology to insure that markets continue to perform their fundamental purposes.
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William Kingdon Clifford
A little reflection will show us that every belief, even the simplest and most fundamental, goes beyond experience when regarded as a guide to our actions.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «FUNDAMENTAL»

Discover the use of fundamental in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to fundamental and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Fundamental Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences
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David Howell, 2010
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Teaching Fundamental Gymnastics Skills
Safety tips for teaching gymnastics - Exploratory gymnastics - Foundational positions and movements - Floor exercise - Balance beam - Springboard and vault - Bars_
Debby Mitchell, Barbara Davis, Raim Lopez, 2002
3
Fundamental Astronomy
While emphasizing both the astronomical concepts and the underlying physical principles, the text provides a sound basis for more profound studies in the astronomical sciences.
Hannu Karttunen, Pekka Kröger, Heikki Oja, 2007
4
Fundamental Neuroscience
New to this edition: * 30% new material including new chapters on Dendritic Development and Spine Morphogenesis, Chemical Senses, Cerebellum, Eye Movements, Circadian Timing, Sleep and Dreaming, and Consciousness * Companion website with ...
Larry R. Squire, 2013
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Fundamental Analysis For Dummies
Whether you're a seasoned investor or just want to learn how to make more intelligent and prudent investment decisions, this no-nonsense guide gives you practical tips, tricks, and secrets for using fundamental analysis to manage your ...
Matt Krantz, 2009
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Fundamental Chiropractic, a Textbook
1948 the fundamental technique, for reasons inherent in its underlying principles, can be used even by the novice. This is a reflex technique and may be done on yourself.
Roy S. Ashton, 1996
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Fundamental Immunology
Now full-color throughout the book's fully revised and updated content reflects the latest advances in the field. Current insights enhance readers' understanding of immune system function.
William E. Paul, 2012
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Fundamental Genetics
The book is extensively illustrated throughout with clear and uncluttered diagrams that are simple enough to be reproduced by students. This unique textbook provides a compact alternative for introductory genetics courses.
John Ringo, 2004
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The Fundamental Concepts of Metaphysics: World, Finitude, ...
This work, the text of Martin Heidegger's lecture course of 1929/30, is crucial for an understanding of Heidegger's transition from the major work of his early years, Being and Time, to his later preoccupations with language, truth, and ...
Martin Heidegger, 2001
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Monitoring Fundamental Rights in the EU: The Contribution of ...
The Fundamental Rights Agency, in particular, has immense potential to ensure effective monitoring of fundamental rights in the EU, and to ensure a unified strategy for their promotion in EU law and policy.This volume is the first to ...
Philip Alston, Olivier de Schutter, 2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «FUNDAMENTAL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term fundamental is used in the context of the following news items.
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Industrial and Base Metals Weekly Fundamental Analysis – July 13 …
Fundamental analysis is provided in three components. We provide a detailed monthly analysis and forecast at the beginning of each month. «FX Empire, Jul 15»
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EUR/GBP Weekly Fundamental Analysis – July 13-17, 2015 …
Fundamental analysis is provided in three components. We provide a detailed monthly analysis and forecast at the beginning of each month. «FX Empire, Jul 15»
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Natural Gas Weekly Fundamental Analysis – July 13-17, 2015 …
Natural Gas closed out the week at 2.772 a bit higher than its low after weather forcasts turned a bit warmer and demand from Mexico ... «FX Empire, Jul 15»
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Precious Metals Weekly Fundamental Analysis – July 13-17, 2015 …
Fundamental analysis is provided in three components. We provide a detailed monthly analysis and forecast at the beginning of each month. «FX Empire, Jul 15»
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EUR/USD Fundamental Analysis – July 13, 2015 – Forecast
Fundamental analysis is provided in three components. We provide a detailed monthly analysis and forecast at the beginning of each month. «FX Empire, Jul 15»
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EUR/GBP Fundamental Analysis – July 13, 2015 – Forecast
Fundamental analysis is provided in three components. We provide a detailed monthly analysis and forecast at the beginning of each month. «FX Empire, Jul 15»
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Crude & Brent Oil Fundamental Analysis – July 13, 2015 – Forecast
Fundamental analysis is provided in three components. We provide a detailed monthly analysis and forecast at the beginning of each month. «FX Empire, Jul 15»
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What Do Fundamental Indicators Reveal?
... stocks in 2015. Now we'll take a look at what fundamental drivers for each subindustry look like and whether a rebound is likely. «Market Realist, Jul 15»
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Analysis: German spot power volatile on fundamental weather swing
German prompt power prices so far this week registered some of their heaviest volatility amid a sharp swing in the weather from record heat ... «Platts, Jul 15»
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USD/CAD Fundamental Analysis – July 13, 2015 – Forecast
Fundamental analysis is provided in three components. We provide a detailed monthly analysis and forecast at the beginning of each month. «FX Empire, Jul 15»

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