Part of speech:
Not brought to an end; incomplete:
Of, being, or serving as a starting point or basis:
Being an essential or basic part or parts
Of, relating to, or occurring at the beginning; first:
Easy to understand, do, or carry out:
(Physics) Designating or of a fundamental
Being the source from which a copy, reproduction, or translation is made.
In a raw or natural condition, before being prepared for use; not refined or processed
The definition of abecedarian is arranged in alphabetical order or formed by letters of the alphabet.
The definition of beginning is something that is in the early stages or the first portion of something.
Possible, but not certain to happen.
The definition of elementary is something simple and basic, or the entry-level into something.
(Geology) Consisting of broken rock, coal, or ore moved from its place of origin.
Being, or serving as, a productive source or influence
In the first stage of existence; just beginning to exist or to come to notice
Not complete; not filled up; not finished; not having all its parts, or not having them all adjusted; imperfect; defective.
(Chem.) Designating or of the state of an element just released from a compound and having unusual chemical activity because atoms of the element have not combined to form molecules
The first in a group or series.
Far along in course or time:
(Said of a country) Not primitive; not third world.
Having or showing much worldly knowledge or cultural refinement:
Being a substance that is required for normal functioning but does not need to be included in the diet because of the body's ability to synthesize it from other nutrients:
(Law, copyright law) Referring to a work, such as a translation or adaptation, based on another work that may be subject to copyright restrictions.
Supplemental or added to something.
Of primary importance; basic.
Of or treating the most basic aspects
(Physics) A potential field is an irrotational (static) field.
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