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English definition of “bedrock”

bedrock

noun [U]     /ˈbedrɒk/ formal
a situation , idea , or principle that provides a strong base for something: Family life is the bedrock of a stable society .Being based on or depending on somethingImportant and essential thingsInformation and messages
(Definition of bedrock noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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