bedrock: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (bed'rok"), [key]
- unbroken solid rock, overlaid in most places by soil or rock fragments.
- bottom layer; lowest stratum.
- any firm foundation or basis: Technical courses will be founded on a bedrock of sound, general education so as to produce a well-rounded engineer.
- the fundamental principles, as of a teaching, belief, or science: Let's strip away the cant and get down to bedrock.
- basic; fundamental.
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