first principles

  • 1 first principles — noun plural the basic ideas or rules about something …

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  • 2 first principles — noun plural : principles that are basic or self evident * * * ˌfirst ˈprinciples 7 [first principles] noun plural the basic ideas on which a theory, system or method is based • I think we should go back to first principles …

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  • 3 first principles — The principles that lie at the basis of an enquiry. The first principles of one phase of enquiry have a nasty habit of being rejected at other stages. See a priori, axiom, datum …

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  • 4 first principles — noun The set of basic statements on which a method, theory, or organisation is founded. The rules and regulations dont answer the question. First principles are required …

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  • 5 first principles — plural noun the fundamental concepts or assumptions on which a theory, system, or method is based …

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  • 6 first principles — UK / US noun [plural] the basic ideas or rules about something …

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  • 7 Essay on the First Principles of Government — Page de titre de Essay de Joseph Priestley. Essay on the First Principles of Government est l un des premiers ouvrages de la théorie politique moderne libérale, publié en 1768, par le polymathe britannique Joseph Priestley. Il est l un des plus… …

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  • 8 Essay on the First Principles of Government — (1768) is an early work of modern liberal political theory by eighteenth century British polymath Joseph Priestley.Genesis of workPriestley s friends urged him to publish a work on the injustices borne by religious Dissenters because of the Test… …

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  • 9 First principle — First Principles is also the title of a work by Herbert Spencer. In philosophy, a first principle is a basic, foundational proposition or assumption that cannot be deduced from any other proposition or assumption. In mathematics, first principles …

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  • 10 principles — Synonyms and related words: Ten Commandments, Zeitgeist, alphabet, assured probity, axiology, basics, behavioral norm, blamelessness, business ethics, character, cleanness, code, code of ethics, code of morals, course, creed, decalogue, decency,… …

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  • 11 first — adj., n., & adv. adj. 1 a earliest in time or order. b coming next after a specified or implied time (shall take the first train; the first cuckoo). 2 foremost in position, rank, or importance (First Lord of the Treasury; first mate). 3 Mus.… …

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  • 12 first — 1. adjective 1) the first chapter Syn: earliest, initial, opening, introductory Ant: last, closing 2) first principles Syn: fundamental, basic, rudimentar …

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  • 13 first — 1. adjective 1) the first chapter Syn: earliest, initial, opening, introductory 2) first principles Syn: fundamental, basic, rudimentary, primary, key, cardinal, central …

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  • 14 Principles of Economics (Marshall) — Principles of Economics [cite book |title=Principles of Economics| last=Marshall |first=Alfred| authorlink=Alfred Marshall |edition=Revised Edition |year=1920 |location=London |publisher=Macmillan; reprinted by Prometheus Books |isbn=1573921408]… …

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  • 15 Principles of Geology — is a book by the Scottish geologist Charles Lyell.Published in three volumes in 1830–33, it established Lyell s credentials as an important geological theorist and popularised the doctrine of uniformitarianism (first suggested by James Hutton).… …

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  • 16 Principles of parliamentary procedure — guide the development of its rules.PurposesDemeter writes:TSC states that The purpose of parliamentary procedure is to facilitate the transaction of business and to promote cooperation and harmony. [cite parl|pages=7|title=tsc|] PrinciplesDemeter …

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  • 17 Principles and Standards for School Mathematics — are guidelines produced by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) in 2000, setting forth recommendations for mathematics educators.[1] They form a national vision for preschool through twelfth grade mathematics education in the US …

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  • 18 First Amendment to the United States Constitution — First Amendment redirects here. For other uses, see First Amendment (disambiguation). United States of America This a …

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  • 19 Principles of Political Economy — was the most important economics or political economy textbook of the mid nineteenth century, and was written by John Stuart Mill. The first edition was published in 1848, and was revised until its seventh edition in 1871, shortly before Mill s… …

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  • 20 Principles of Theoretical Logic — Principles of Mathematical Logic is the 1950 American translation of the 1938 second edition of David Hilbert s and Wilhelm Ackermann s classic text Grundzüge der theoretischen Logik , on elementary mathematical logic. The 1928 first edition… …

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