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Polish translation of “foundation”

foundation

noun     /faʊnˈdeɪʃən/
IDEA [C] the idea or principle that something is based on
podstawa, podwalina
Jefferson's document formed the foundation of a new nation .Motives and reasons
STARTING [U] when an organization , state , or country is established
założenie, utworzenie
the foundation of a new state Beginnings and starts
ORGANIZATION [C] an organization that gives money for a particular purpose
fundacja
the Mental Health FoundationSocieties, clubs and organizationsCharity organizationsGenerous and charitable
foundations [plural] UK ( US foundation [C]) the part of a building , road , bridge , etc that is under the ground and supports it
fundament, fundamenty
concrete foundationsConstruction work and workersFloors and parts of floorsParts of buildings in general
MAKE-UP [U] make-up that is worn all over the face to give it a smooth appearance
podkład (pod makijaż)
Make-up and skin care
be without foundation; have no foundation If something is without foundation, there is no proof that it is true .
być bezpodstawnym
The allegations are completely without foundation.Motives and reasons
(Definition of foundation noun from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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