Meaning of “first principles” in the English Dictionary

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"first principles" in British English

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first principlesnoun [ plural ]

uk /ˌfɜːst ˈprɪn.sə.pəlz/ us /ˌfɝːst ˈprɪn.sə.pəlz/ UK

(Definition of “first principles” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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