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foundation

noun  us   /fɑʊnˈdeɪ·ʃən/

foundation noun (BASE)

[C] the base that is built below the surface of the ground to support a building: a concrete foundation fig. The two leaders have laid the foundations of a new era of cooperation between their countries.

foundation noun (ACT OF ESTABLISHING)

[U] the act of establishing an organization, state, etc.: The foundation of the children’s home was made possible by a generous contributor.

foundation noun (SUPPORT)

[U] a fact, idea, etc. that provides support for something: These charges are completely without foundation (= false).

foundation noun (ORGANIZATION)

[C] an organization that has been established to provide financial support for activities and groups that are useful or helpful: the Ford Foundation
Traducciones de “foundation”
en coreano 설립…
en árabe أساسات…
en portugués alicerce, base, fundação…
en catalán fonaments…
en japonés (建物の)基礎…
en italiano base, fondamenta…
en chino (tradicionál) 開始, 創建, 建立…
en ruso основа, фундамент, основание…
en turco temel, esas, asıl…
en chino (simplificado) 开始, 创建, 建立…
en polaco podstawa, podwalina, założenie…
(Definition of foundation from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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