fundamental meaning

  • 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

    Definition of fundamental in English Dictionary

  • NounPLfundamentals
    1. A leading or primary principle, rule, law, or article, which serves as the groundwork of a system; essential part, as, the fundamentals of linear algebra.
    2. AdjectiveCOMmore fundamentalSUPmost fundamental
      1. Pertaining to the foundation or basis; serving for the foundation. Hence: Essential, as an element, principle, or law; important; original; elementary.
        1. a fundamental truth;   a fundamental axiom ‎
        2. A need for belonging seems fundamental to humans. ‎
    3. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • The fundamental types used to express the simplest and most essential chemical relations are hydrochloric acid, water, ammonia, and methane.
        • “Investors tend to underreact to positive fundamental change,” said Horacio Valeiras, chief investment officer of Nicholas-Applegate Capital Management.
        • Hence there were two subcycles contained within the fundamental cycle.
      2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • Every liturgiological student is or should be familiar with the thesis, laid down by Dr. Probst as fundamental.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Adjectives
        • Nouns
          • Countable nouns
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        Source: Wiktionary

        Meaning of fundamental for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "fundamental" is an adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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