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principal

adjective [always before noun]
 
 
/ˈprɪnsəpəl/
B1 main, or most important: Her principal reason for moving is to be nearer her mother.Being important and having importance
Translations of “principal”
in Korean 주요한…
in Arabic رَئيسي…
in French principal…
in Turkish ana, asıl, esas…
in Italian principale…
in Chinese (Traditional) 最重要的…
in Russian главный, основной…
in Polish główny…
in Spanish principal…
in Portuguese principal, mais importante…
in German hauptsächlich…
in Catalan principal…
in Japanese 主な, 最も重要な, 主要な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 最重要的…
(Definition of principal adjective from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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