foundation stone Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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foundation stonenoun [C]

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a ​largeblock of ​stone that is put in ​position at the ​start of ​work on a ​publicbuilding, often with a ​ceremony
(Definition of foundation stone from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “foundation stone”
in Chinese (Simplified) 奠基石…
in Chinese (Traditional) 奠基石…
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