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[げん()·そく()]
gensoku
noun

English Meaning(s) for 原則

noun
  1. principle; general rule

Definition and Synonyms for 原則

Rationale an explanation of the fundamental reasons (especially an explanation of the working of some device in terms of laws of nature)
Synonyms: プリンシプル, 原則, 原理, 道理
Rule a principle or condition that customarily governs behavior
Synonyms: ルール, しゃくる, レギュレーション, 会則, 典則, 原則, 基準, 定め, 定まり, 定まる, 定める, 定規, , 戒律, , 本則, 条令, , , 正規, 決まり, 決まる, , 法令, 法例, 法則, 法度, 法式, 準則, 矩則, 規制, 規則, 規定, 規律, 規格, 規矩, 規程
Principle a basic truth or law or assumption
Synonyms: プリンシプル, 原則, 原理
Rule a rule or law concerning a natural phenomenon or the function of a complex system
Synonyms: ルール, プリンシプル, 原則, 原理, 本則
Rule a basic generalization that is accepted as true and that can be used as a basis for reasoning or conduct
Synonyms: ルール, プリンシプル, 原則, 原理

Meanings for each kanji in 原則

meadow; original; primitive; field; plain; prairie; tundra; wilderness Kanji Details »
rule; follow; based on; model after Kanji Details »

Categories 原則 is a member of

Explanation thought that makes something comprehensible
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Conception an abstract or general idea inferred or derived from specific instances
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Law a rule or body of rules of conduct inherent in human nature and essential to or binding upon human society
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Law a generalization that describes recurring facts or events in nature
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Generality an idea or conclusion having general application
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 原則

Sample Sentences for 原則

Majority rule is a basic principle of democracy.
There are grammatical principles involved.
This general rule refers only to children.
Years ago this principle was widely recognized.
This store is operated on a cash basis.

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